What does this mean?

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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<button class="menu-icon" type="button" data-toggle="off-canvas-menu" aria-expanded="false" aria-controls="off-canvas-menu"> 126
<input id="a2apage_find" class="a2a_menu_find a2a_localize" type="text" autocomplete="off" title="Instantly find any service to add to" data-a2a-localize="title,FindAnyServiceToAddTo"> 60
<input id="a2a_copy_link_text" type="text" title="Copy link" readonly> 60
<select name="orderby" class="orderby">...</select> 2
<input type="text" class="input-group-field" value name="s" id="s" placeholder="Search"> 1
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