link to intentionally screen reader inaccessible-to-make-a-point tweet Show more
for screen reader users, the tweet text is
"You this it's cute to write your tweets and usernames this way. But have you listened to what it sounds like with assistive technologies like VoiceOver?" but many of the words are written in frustrating fonts and mathematical characters, with a video attached demonstrating what that sounds like.
@Fidgetcetera i wonder if there would be a way to make screen reader friendly versions of that kind of thing for the crap we do on mastodon, with like font emojis and glitch text and such. like can you alt text, on text? i wonder if @Gargron has looked into this kind of thing, like id love to be able to do all those stupid things without making screen readers choke
@anna I would love screenreaders to do those different unicode-things in various accents and intonations.
Like a thundering metal growl for the gothic font, a lofty fairy whisper for the lighter fonts, a german bureaucrats cough for the bold ones and a beep-boop computer voice for any mono-fonts.
Welcome to the Sins Center! This is a private instance for a certain plural system.