Digital Accessibility Blog

    Most Recent

    Inaccessible School Materials and Parents with Disabilities: What's the impact?

    Much has been written and discussed about the accessibility of digital materials used in education, and as the...
    April 26, 2019

    Do state and local government websites have to be accessible?

    As website accessibility gains more awareness in the public eye, it can be tricky to make sense of all the changes...
    April 25, 2019

    Why does web accessibility matter for retail businesses?

    Website accessibility is important in all industries, but every industry has some elements that make it unique....
    April 18, 2019

    Should you have a separate accessible website?

    When an organization’s website was not originally built to be accessible to people with disabilities, sometimes...
    April 10, 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

    Over 2250 Web Accessibility Lawsuits Filed in 2018. Could They Triple in 2019?

    The number of website accessibility lawsuits filed in federal court rose to at least 2,258 in 2018, up from 814 in...
    February 28, 2019

    Digital Accessibility Is an Investment, Not a Cost

    There is still a myth out there that creating digital experiences to be accessible or remediating for digital...
    February 4, 2019

    Companies Can Help Protect Themselves from Website Accessibility Lawsuits with a Letter of Reasonable Accessibility from BoIA

    Jan. 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Businesses that have a Letter of Reasonable Accessibility will be...
    February 1, 2019

    Takeaways from Domino's Website and App Accessibility Case

    The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) does apply to websites and mobile apps, including those of Domino's,...
    January 29, 2019

    Most Popular

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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 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

    8 Common Image Alt Text Mistakes to Stop Making

    When alternative text, or using text to describe images and other non-text content, is done well, it improves both...
    March 17, 2020

    Not sure where to start?

    Start with a free analysis of your website's accessibility.

    GET STARTED