Make your single page apps work with screen readers

Single-page apps pose a significant accessibility challenge when it comes to communicating view changes. Without a page refresh, screen readers do not pick up these important UI changes, leaving vision-impaired users confused and unaware.

One solution is to create a message based on the page title, and leverage an ARIA live region to explicitly announce, via a helpful message, that a new view has loaded. First create a function that is called when viewContent is updated. AngularJS provides a $viewContentLoaded event for this purpose. In the controller code, listen for the event and call a function (in CoffeeScript):

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