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    8 Things the C-Suite Needs to Know About Accessibility

    Accessibility refers to the practice of making products, services, devices, and environments accessible to all...
    August 1, 2019

    What If I Can't Afford Digital Accessibility?

    Some businesses may wonder if their pockets are deep enough or there is enough value in making their sites and...
    July 25, 2019

    User Agents and Accessibility

    User agents are software applications that interact with the internet on your behalf. They do things so you don't...
    July 23, 2019

    Why You (Usually) Need Row and Column Headers for Accessible Tables

    Tables are a great way to organize and share a lot of data and information. They help content creators and...
    July 19, 2019

    Accessibility for Ridesharing Services: 2019 Update

    Perhaps the greatest benefit of owning a car is the independence that it provides: drivers can commute to work,...
    July 16, 2019

    Understanding WCAG 2.1 Success Criterion 4.1.3: Status Messages

    The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 are the most up-to-date version of the most widely used...
    July 12, 2019

    8 Facts About Hearing Disabilities and Web Accessibility

    Deafness, hearing loss, and being hard of hearing are some of the most common disabilities in the U.S. and...
    July 3, 2019

    Accessibility Is Privacy and Security

    Advocates for digital accessibility and those in compliance and governance roles sometimes say that accessibility...
    July 2, 2019

    Not a Single 2020 Presidential Candidate's Website is Fully Accessible to People with Disabilities

    The websites of twenty two presidential candidates for the 2020 election were tested for accessibility by the...
    June 28, 2019

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    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

    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 Are Android Accessibility Features?

    Android accessibility features allow users to customize their device by modifying accessibility settings or apps...
    June 20, 2017

    The Most Common Web Accessibility Issues to Avoid

    Since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) came into effect in 1990, it has required that places of public...
    November 3, 2017

    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

    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

    Is Website Accessibility Required Under the ADA

    When the Americans with Disabilities Act became law in 1990, modern communications technologies such as the...
    April 24, 2018

    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

    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

    Disability Statistics in the United States

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

    ADA and Website Accessibility Compliance: What's New in 2018

    The guiding principle of digital accessibility is providing equal access to all web users, including those with a...
    September 19, 2018

    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

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