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    Want to Understand Accessibility? Get Your Hands Dirty

    There is no replacement for hands-on experience. If you want to better understand digital accessibility, get your...
    January 26, 2021

    WordPress Sites Aren't Automatically Accessible

    WordPress is the most popular Content Management System (CMS) in existence, currently used by nearly 40 percent of...
    January 21, 2021

    Is Infinite Scrolling Accessible?

    Infinite scrolling, or perpetual scrolling, is a website design feature that loads content as an endless single...
    January 5, 2021

    Google's New Look to Speak App Lets You Communicate through Eye-Gaze Tracking

    This week, Google announced Look to Speak, a free Android app that uses your phone's front-facing camera to have...
    December 11, 2020

    Is Web Accessibility Only for People Who Are Blind?

    Web accessibility requires an appropriate mindset, and some misconceptions can prevent businesses from making...
    December 8, 2020

    Why Can't Tables Be Used for Website Layout?

    Tables can be an incredibly useful tool in the content creator's toolbox, allowing for the organization of...
    November 23, 2020

    Use of Color for Accessibility Explained

    Any rule or guideline is subject to interpretation and, sometimes, misinterpretation. The rules surrounding how...
    November 10, 2020

    4 Incredible Benefits for Web Design Agencies That Incorporate Accessibility

    Web design has only grown in demand over the last few decades and as digital has become even more important to...
    November 2, 2020

    Fixing Accessibility Is Important, But Planning for Accessibility Is Better

    Web accessibility is always a worthwhile undertaking, regardless of whether you’re preparing to launch a new...
    October 20, 2020

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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

    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 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

    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 a11y?

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

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

    Disability Statistics in the United States

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

    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

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