Quickly debug focus problems when testing a page for accessibility issues.

What is NerdeFocus?
NerdeFocus is a Chrome extension designed to help with accessibility testing. It visually displays the focus history using CSS selectors, and overlaps easy-to-follow focus indicators on a webpage. The tool is particularly helpful in pinpointing focus resets, testing keyboard focus, and diagnosing screen reader issues. To use it, just open your Developer Tools, go to the NerdeFocus tab, and click 'Record'. Moreover, NerdeFocus is a free and Open-source project.
By: wizzyfx
Users: 2,000+
Rating: 4.43 (7)
Version: 0.3.2 (Last updated: 2022-01-12)
Creation date: 2019-05-29
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 47.81K
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When activated, NerdeFocus displays the focus history with CSS selectors, and overlays an easy-to-follow focus indicator on the page.

NerdeFocus is great for detecting focus resets, testing keyboard focus, and debugging screen reader issues in modern web apps.

To use the extension, open your browser’s Developer Tools, navigate to the NerdeFocus tab, and click "Record".

NerdeFocus is a free and Open-source project.

User reviews
Thanks, works for me (Brave v1.60.118)
by שֵׁם שֵׁם, 2023-11-30

Doesn't work.
by Kevin McLaughlin Kevin McLaughlin, 2023-11-28

by Dominique Müller Dominique Müller, 2023-09-04
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Risk impact

NerdeFocus may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing.

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NerdeFocus has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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