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    Give Yourself an Accessibility Test: Don't Use a Mouse

    If you had to, could you move around your favorite website, catch up on the day's news, or complete a purchase...
    December 17, 2018

    Accessibility and the Internet of Things

    We live in an exciting age: technological development is advancing at a breakneck pace, and seems to be getting...
    December 15, 2018

    10 Tips to Optimize Email Accessibility

    What is email accessibility? Simply put, it’s the art of crafting emails that everyone can use and understand —...
    December 13, 2018

    Department of Education Updates Complaints Process, Reopens Hundreds of Web Accessibility Complaints

    The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) recently announced big changes to its Case...
    December 10, 2018

    Understanding WCAG 2.1 Guideline 2.5: Input Modalities

    Earlier this year, the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) received a welcomed update. Since 2008, WCAG...
    December 7, 2018

    Get Your Letters from Santa in Braille

    Santa Clause knows Braille? You bet! It’s that special time of year — the bite of winter is in the air,...
    December 5, 2018

    Recognizing the International Day of Persons with Disabilities

    What is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities? Today is the global observance of the International...
    December 3, 2018

    Disability Statistics in the United States

    Many people are surprised to learn how much of the population lives with a disability.
    November 29, 2018

    How to Introduce People to Digital Accessibility: 7 Tips

    You're an advocate for disability rights and digital accessibility and you want to introduce somebody to the...
    November 27, 2018

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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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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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