Space-Adjusting Typography

Many developers may not be aware of the new text spacing requirement in WCAG 2.1. In order to satisfy this requirement, it is important to:

  1. Test for issues when text spacing is altered in a document.
  2. Fix the issues that come up.

How To Test

The best way to test for this requirement is by using the text resizing bookmarklet on I have included this bookmarklet on this page to illustrate how it works. Click on it and you will see that:

Change the text spacing on this page