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    5 Quick Ways to Check Your Site Against New WCAG 2.2 Standards

    The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are the international standards for accessibility, and in late...
    August 24, 2022

    Are Skip Links Necessary for a One-Page Site?

    Skip links (also referred to as skip navigation links) are an important accessibility feature required by the Web...
    August 23, 2022

    Web Accessibility and Third-Party Video Players: 4 Tips

    If your website contains multimedia, there’s a good chance that you’re using a third-party video player to serve...
    August 22, 2022

    DOJ Announces Title II Web Accessibility Regulations Are Coming: What’s It Mean?

    The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced at the end of July that it plans to amend Title II of the Americans with...
    August 19, 2022

    Does WCAG 2.1 Require Responsive Design?

    Responsive web design (also called RWD) is an approach that seeks to create content that renders well on a wide...
    August 18, 2022

    Why Do I Need Both Transcripts And Captions for Accessibility?

    You’re publishing a video, and you’ve already written a detailed transcript. Do you really need to add closed...
    August 17, 2022

    5 Common Accessibility Issues on Wordpress Websites

    WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system (CMS). According to a survey performed by W3Techs,...
    August 16, 2022

    Subheadings and Accessibility: What is a "Visual Heading?" 

    Accurate subheadings make your content much more useful for everyone — but when you’re creating your website,...
    August 15, 2022

    What Colorado Businesses Should Know About HB 21-1110 Compliance

    Colorado’s House Bill 21-1110 (also known as HB-1110) is a landmark non-discrimination act that strengthened...
    August 12, 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 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

    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 a11y?

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

    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

    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

    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

    Google's Lighthouse Accessibility Tests Are Helpful, But Not Perfect

    Google’s Chrome DevTools is an exceptionally useful resource for developers. With a few clicks, users can...
    December 3, 2021

    What's The Difference Between WCAG Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA?

    In order to embrace web accessibility as a priority, you need to set goals and track your progress. The Web...
    December 17, 2021

    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

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