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    International Nurses Day and Web Accessibility

    Last Saturday, May 12th saw the celebration of International Nurses Day, which occurs every year on the birthday...
    May 18, 2018

    March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

    According to the United States Brain Injury Alliance, every year 1.7 million Americans will suffer a traumatic...
    March 13, 2018


    February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month®, which makes it the perfect time to talk about how...
    February 28, 2018

    Braille Literacy Month: Ensure Accessibility for Visually Impaired Users

    January is Braille Literacy Month. The focus of this important awareness campaign is that visually impaired...
    January 23, 2018

    What is NDEAM?

    National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) is a celebration of the contributions of disabled...
    October 27, 2017

    How Accessible Websites Help Candidates and Employers

    After decades of increasing regulations and lawsuits, it’s very clear that accessibility is not a niche or minor...
    July 27, 2017

    What is a Web Accessibility Coordinator?

    An age of digitalism necessitates dynamic accessibility for all things technical. It’s more important than ever...
    July 19, 2017

    Unemployment Rate Higher People with Disabilities

    The US Department of Labor has released updated survey data of US Employment statistics. The good news is, for...
    June 2, 2016

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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

    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

    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

    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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