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    Does Website Accessibility Affect Internet Security?

    In today's digital world, organizations must have a strong web presence. Over the past year, companies around the...
    June 19, 2017

    What are iOS Accessibility Features?

    Apple’s iOS customizable accessibility features are truly a lifesaver if you take the time to configure them to...
    June 14, 2017

    How to Fit Accessibility Compliance Into Your Product Lifecycle

    There's an old proverb that says, "The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second best time is today."...
    June 12, 2017

    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

    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

    Using CSS Floats with Image Links

    The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is the primary standards organization for the World Wide Web (WWW). These...
    May 19, 2017

    Using Keyboard Emulators to Access the Web

    A keyboard emulator, also known as a virtual keyboard, is a software component that allows users to enter...
    May 18, 2017

    What You Need to Know About Visual Focus and Accessibility

    Visual focus is all about navigation. Users who rely heavily, or even solely, on a keyboard need clear on-screen...
    May 16, 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

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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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