Easy Chirp 2
Web accessibility for the Twitter website application
Refer to the development tasks further down this page for items currently in progress. Learn more about Easy Chirp on the About and Features pages. You may also read an extensive list of user feedback and blogs/articles about this application.
Follow me on Twitter at: @EasyChirp.
Article & Blog Mentions
- Easy Chirp returns with new sporty features and more power under the hood (Accessible Insights Blog)
- Easy Chirp: web-accessible alternative interface for Twitter [in Czech] (Blindly)
- Easy Chirp 2 soft beta launched! (Web Axe)
View more on the Articles & Feedback page.
What People Are Tweeting
Tweets about Easy Chirp are archived via Easy Chirp's Twitter favorites.
- A built-in shorten URL tool with choice of service.
- Search, user search, and saved searches.
- View, subscribe, and create Twitter Lists.
- Fully keyboard accessible.
- Inline threading of tweets; displays reply "conversation".
- In addition to old and new desktop browsers, I work on virtually any user-agent (even Lynx, a text-only browser), with screen readers and Braille displays, and tablets and mobile devices.
- Recipient of the American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) 2011 Access Award.
- Recipient of the 2009 Access IT @web2.0 Award.
- RNIB Website of the Month, December 2011.
Read more about Easy Chirp's awards on the About page.
- Pagination missing in some areas such as search results.
- Tweets times missing AM/PM.
- When using reply-to-all, the user's Twitter handle may mistakenly be copied in the tweet.
- The user stats in the header only update upon login.