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    Top 5 Issues Missed by Automated ADA Website Compliance Tests

    Accessibility audits done by automated software are an important part of the journey to compliance with WCAG 2.0....
    June 1, 2017

    How Contrast Ratio Pertains to Website Accessibility

    Contrast ratio refers to how bright or dark colors appear on screens. The more scientific definition is that...
    May 5, 2017

    IRS Will Pay $5,000 for Website Accessibility

    Defray Your Expenses for Website Accessibility As a small business owner or senior manager, you are always looking...
    March 28, 2017

    ADA Title II & Title III Requirements for Websites

    The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a comprehensive federal civil rights law prohibiting discrimination...
    December 5, 2016

    How Accessible have the Airline Carriers been in making their Websites Accessible?

    December 12, 2015 marked the date that the US Department of Transportation (DOT) regulation went into effect,...
    February 29, 2016

    Banking on Website Accessibility Lawsuits

    People with visual, auditory, cognitive recognition, speech or physical special needs have difficulties accessing...
    April 10, 2014

    Task Force Requesting Feedback to New Accessibility Requirements

    Updates to the current version of the W3C guidelines for including descriptions with images are in the process of...
    June 23, 2013

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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

    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

    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

    Make Your Hashtags Accessible

    Hashtags may be one of the best ways to reach new audiences on social media, letting people who don't yet know...
    February 5, 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

    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 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

    Disability Statistics in the United States

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

    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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