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People using screen readers are not able to see the layout of a form. To make forms accessible, they must define explicit text labels for each form control.

Usually the best solution is to use a <label> element. The label may be linked to by the form control:

<label for="name">Full name</label>
<input type="name" id="name">

or the <label> can be wrapped around the form control:

    Full name <input type="name">

Buttons are different, as their labels are specified by the code for the button, e.g.

<input type="submit" value="Send message">
<button>Send message</button>

Alternatively ARIA attributes, such as aria-label may be used, but this information will not be conveyed to visual users. For more information, see W3C's guide to labeling controls.

Hidden input fields (<input type="hidden">) do not require labels. Note that the placeholder attribute should not be used as an alternative to a label.

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HTML Found on page Issues
<input class="form-control" id="emailAddress" name="emailAddress" placeholder="Email Address" type="text" value> 121
<select id="sort-select" class="form-control custom-select">...</select> 18
<button type="button" class="feefowidget-helpful-button ">...</button> 10
<button role="button" class="owl-dot">...</button> 5
<button role="button" class="owl-dot active">...</button> 3
<button type="button" class="btn btn-secondary">...</button> 3
<input type="text" class="form-control form-group invest-price currency-input" maxlength="12" id="investPrice" value="25.00" placeholder="Amount" data-original-title title> 2
<select class="form-control" data-notequal="Year" data-required="true" id="ViewModel_DateOfBirthYear" name="ViewModel.DateOfBirthYear">...</select> 1
<input class="form-control" data-notequal data-required="true" data-val="true" data-val-equalto="Passwords don't match" data-val-equalto-other="*.Password1" id="registerPassword2" name="ViewModel.Password2" type="password"> 1
<input type="text" name="Name" id="customWord" maxlength="26" placeholder="Type 'Your Name' here" value> 1
186 distinct issues were found in the sample of 125 web pages. Only the first 10 issues are shown here.
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