Accessibility Statement

Kickstarter, PBC is committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and applying the relevant accessibility standards.

Measures to support accessibility

Kickstarter, PBC takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of Kickstarter:

  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies.
  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.
  • Assign clear accessibility targets and responsibilities.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Kickstarter is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Kickstarter. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Kickstarter:

  • Email: accessibility@kickstarter.com
  • Postal address: 58 Kent Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222

We try to respond to feedback within 5 business days.

Recent accessibility updates

  • Fixed invalid WAI-ARIA roles and labels in the Explore menu

This statement was updated on February 10th, 2020.