DealerSocket Selects AudioEye as Web Accessibility Partner

August 30, 2019

Partnership reflects investment in providing digital content that is accessible to all.

DealerSocket, a leading software provider to the automotive industry, is pleased to announce its partnership with AudioEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEYE), a leading provider of digital-accessibility solutions that deliver barrier-free website access for individuals with disabilities. DealerSocket will be displaying the new partnership and the company’s User Summit, August 21—23 in Anaheim, Calif.

With this partnership, the more than 8,000 dealerships DealerSocket has in its portfolio will now have the option to include AudioEye’s Ally Managed Service Solution on their individual websites. Ally Managed Service is an end-to-end web-accessibility solution that audits, monitors, and remediates issues of web accessibility. Its unique approach utilizes a combination of automated and manual testing, but also dynamically remediates issues through both automation and manual processes. The AudioEye solution also sets clients on the most efficient path to compliance with requirements set forth by the Americans With Disabilities Act, as well as provides a trusted and secure solution that achieves and sustains conformance with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1.

“Enabling every user to be able to access digital content without hinderance is of paramount importance for DealerSocket. We believe everyone should have access to information,” said Brian Wagner, general manager of DealerSocket’s DealerFire digital solutions. “That is what makes our partnership with AudioEye a natural fit. Coupled with its best-in-class technology, we are able to deliver DealerSocket’s award-winning digital platform to everyone.”

Sean Bradley, AudioEye co-founder, president, and chief strategy officer, added: “It’s incredibly exciting when a company like DealerSocket makes a commitment to a web-accessibility solution, recognizing the importance of creating a barrier-free site platform for the customers in its portfolio. The AudioEye solution offers a practical and affordable path to achieving a holistic, trusted and sustainable web accessibility strategy, and this partnership will undoubtedly impact the lives of thousands of end users who will be able to more seamlessly navigate digital content. For that, we are incredibly proud of this relationship and our shared commitment to equal access for all.”