Color blindness support

Fortunately, on computers we have full control over the presentation of colors, which means there are various ways of addressing the issue, thanks to Helperbird.

Helperbird support feature
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Underline links and add strokes around the text to help with color blindness.

The most common types of color blindness are Protanopia and Deuteranopia, which affects over 7% of the male population.

These types of color blindness can result in links being barely indistinguishable from regular text. Helperbird helps with color blindness by underling and stroking links.


Links should be easy to spot without relying on color. With Helperbird, underlines to every line on the page using a four different colors. Making it stand out for most color blind types.

Along with Helperbirds theme and style features. We offer a stroke feature that adds a stroke effect around the text to help with color blindness.

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How it helps

Dyslexics find websites text easier to read with dyslexia friendly colors.

Users can choose to customize their web page colors for personal preference.

Free feature

For more information on Helperbird Pro version click the button below.

Common questions

Helperbird is a browser extension that gives everybody the features and customization to make browsing and reading on the web easy. Including specialized fonts (OpenDyslexic), background colors, font colors, dyslexia ruler, text to speech, and more for Google Chrome!

Yes. When you pay for a year up front, you’ll get two months free. We also offer discounts for non-profits.

We use the email your logged into Google Chrome or your browser with. If you need to update your email. Just contact us.

Yes, we are doing the honor system here. We will follow up to ask for confirmation you are a student.

There's no minimum contract for Helperbird — cancel at any time without penalty or hassle. If you prepaid for a year, we’ll refund any unused months. To cancel, open up the app and go to the subscription option and click cancel and that it.

The reason for the $4.99 per month is to support the cost of development of new and upcoming features. We also do a yearly subscription for $50.00. As this is a one person team.

Currently Google Chrome, Mozila Firefox and Edge for Windows 10. Coming soon on macOS Safari extension.

Excellent I would love to hear about it! Email [email protected] with your suggestion.

Yes!, Google Docs currently doesn't support some fonts like OpenDyslexic. So we built CSS and support for these fonts.

We'd be happy to answer them