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    Web Accessibility Doesn't Have a Deadline

    With the rising number of digital accessibility lawsuits, many organizations are adopting initiatives to improve...
    June 22, 2022

    What Does Google Say About Web Accessibility and Search Rankings?

    It’s no secret that the best practices of search engine optimization (SEO) are consistent with the best practices...
    June 21, 2022

    Who Can File Web Accessibility Lawsuits Under the ADA?

    Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), any person with a disability has the right to file a lawsuit in...
    June 20, 2022

    How Accessibility Helps Social Media Engagement

    Most major brands have dedicated marketing teams for increasing engagement and building a presence on Facebook,...
    June 17, 2022

    It's About Trust: What an Accessible Web Experience Tells Users and Prospects

    Digital accessibility is about providing people with disabilities with equivalent access to your content — and in...
    June 16, 2022

    Do Dyslexia Fonts Improve Accessibility? 

    Dyslexia is a relatively common disability that affects about 20% of the United States population. Contrary to...
    June 15, 2022

    Avoid These 4 Mistakes When Writing Video Captions for Accessibility

    Accurate captions benefit everyone — and for businesses, neglecting multimedia accessibility can be costly. 
    June 14, 2022

    What Story is Accessibility Data Telling Us?

    Statistics aren’t everything — but if you’re trying to convince your team to think about accessibility, numbers...
    June 13, 2022

    Dozens of Wineries in Northern California Face Web Accessibility Lawsuits

    A recent wave of web accessibility lawsuits has some California wineries rethinking their approach to digital...
    June 10, 2022

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    What Are the Four Major Categories of Accessibility?

    The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are organized by four main principles, which state that content...
    September 13, 2019

    Best Fonts To Use for Website Accessibility

    Font style is one of the most important considerations of accessible website design. Although screen readers can...
    May 20, 2017

    What is a11y?

    You may have seen the term "a11y" floating around the Internet as a hashtag or popping up in tech discussions....
    May 4, 2017

    Is There a Legal Requirement to Implement WCAG?

    The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are often referred to as the gold standard in accessibility and...
    August 22, 2019

    What Is an Example of Accessibility?

    Sometimes, we're asked, "What is an example of accessibility?" An example of accessibility would be any content or...
    November 24, 2020

    5 Quick Ways to Self-check the Accessibility of a Website

    Ensuring your website is accessible is imperative for business, legal, and practical reasons, but it can be hard...
    April 3, 2019

    Checklist for Creating Accessible Videos

    Videos are everywhere and are being regularly-consumed by more people everyday. According to Statista, there are...
    April 2, 2019

    Why Is It Important for Accessibility to Use Actual Text Instead of Images of Text?

    On the web, we use images everywhere! Images (such as maps, graphs, info graphics) can be an effective way to...
    December 24, 2018

    Dark Mode Can Improve Text Readability — But Not for Everyone

    Dark modes and themes are extremely popular and they’re frequently touted as an accessibility solution. While the...
    July 7, 2021

    What is a VPAT and how is it used?

    A VPAT, or Voluntary Product Accessibility Template, is a document that allows your company or organization to...
    August 21, 2017

    Why Autoplay Is an Accessibility No-No

    Web developers have plenty of tricks for keeping users engaged, and when properly implemented, most of those...
    September 21, 2020

    What is color contrast?

    Colors are an essential feature of web design and how they're used is a core consideration of a website's or app's...
    April 20, 2019

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