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    Most Marketers Say They Want to Improve SEO, but They're Missing the Most Important Thing: Text

    In today's digital era, consumers often know what they want, or think they know what they want, so they take to...
    May 19, 2020

    Is It Better to Fix an Existing Website's Accessibility or Build a Brand New One?

    If you're asking yourself this question, there's a chance you're feeling a bit overwhelmed as you read this and...
    April 27, 2020

    Improve Content Marketing with an Inclusive Strategy

    Video, mobile phones, social media, and websites ensure your audience has constant opportunities to consume...
    April 8, 2020

    The Importance of Accessibility in the Digitization of... Everything

    The digitization of the world around us continues to move forward at a rapid pace. It has brought convenience to...
    April 7, 2020

    Some of New York's Largest Public High Schools Trailing Nation's Elementary Schools in Website Accessibility

    Automated accessibility testing performed by the Bureau of Internet Accessibility's a11y® analysis platform shows...
    April 1, 2020

    JAWS Screen Reader and ZoomText Magnifier, Reader Available for Free Until June 30, 2020

    Freedom Scientific, a provider of accessibility tools for people who are blind or have low vision, is offering...
    March 24, 2020

    Websites of Nation's Top Elementary Schools Have Major Accessibility Barriers During Coronavirus Crisis

    Automated accessibility testing performed by the Bureau of Internet Accessibility's a11y® analysis platform...
    March 23, 2020

    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

    Update: We Will Not Be Attending 2020 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

    Please note we will not be at csun this year We originally announced our plans to attend the 35th CSUN Assistive...
    March 3, 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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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