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    Digital Accessibility in the Physical World: 5 Use Cases

    According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a full 25 percent of U.S. adults are living with...
    January 17, 2019

    YouTube Closed Captioning for Accessibility: Why and How

    Amazingly, online videos are still growing and aren’t going away anytime soon. According to Statista, the number...
    January 15, 2019

    First-Ever 24/7 Accessibility Customer Support Line for Clients’ Websites Launched by Bureau of Internet Accessibility

    PROVIDENCE, R.I., Jan. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Bureau of Internet Accessibility (BoIA) announced today...
    January 14, 2019

    Free Graded WCAG 2.1 Compliance Summary of Your Website — Get Yours Today

    How do you know if your website is ADA compliant? As web accessibility lawsuits continue to rise, many...
    January 11, 2019

    Let’s Talk “AI for Accessibility” — Microsoft’s New Grant

    Microsoft recently announced a new grant called AI for Accessibility. This grant is geared to encourage developers...
    January 10, 2019

    Beyonce's Website the Focus of an Accessibility Lawsuit

    Beyonce's company, Parkwood Entertainment, is being sued over allegations that the singer's official website...
    January 9, 2019

    Don't Miss Your Free Ultimate Guide to Web Accessibility

    Equal access to websites and apps is a civil right — so how do you know if your website is accessible?
    January 8, 2019

    Five Things You Might Not Know About Braille

    January 4 marks World Braille Day, a celebration of the reading and writing code used by some blind people. To...
    January 3, 2019

    2019 Forecast: 3 Major Digital Marketing Trends and Accessibility

    The new year promises to be an interesting study in emerging digital marketing trends that, with thoughtful...
    January 2, 2019

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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

    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

    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

    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

    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'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

    How to Fix: "Buttons Do Not Have Accessible Names"

    The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) require interactive elements to have both a “label" and a “name.”...
    May 26, 2022

    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 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

    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

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