Digital Accessibility Blog

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    Should Your Site Use the “Text" Role for Accessibility?

    A growing number of developers are using role=”text" to improve mobile screen reader output. However, the “text"...
    April 18, 2022

    Can Digital Accessibility Training Help My Business?

    Accessibility delivers enormous benefits for every type of organization. By prioritizing people with disabilities...
    April 14, 2022

    How "Skip Navigation" Links Benefit Accessibility

    Many websites have large amounts of redundant content on every page. For example, an eCommerce store might have a...
    April 13, 2022

    Google TalkBack: An Overview of Android's Free Screen Reader

    April 12, 2022

    Why All Digital Content Needs to Be Accessible

    According to Pew Research, about 62% of American adults with a disability say that they own a desktop or laptop...
    April 8, 2022

    How Can I Make Breadcrumbs Accessible for People with Disabilities?

    Breadcrumbs can help users navigate your website, and they’re extremely helpful for lowering bounce rates,...
    April 7, 2022

    5 Tips for Using ARIA to Improve Web Accessibility

    WAI-ARIA (Web Accessibility Initiative - Accessible Rich Internet Applications), also known as ARIA, is a...
    April 6, 2022

    Australia Digital Accessibility Laws: An Overview

    About 4.4 million Australian adults live with some form of disability — roughly 18% of the country’s population....
    April 5, 2022

    What is WCAG-EM? An Introduction to Accessibility Evaluation Methodology

    How can you determine whether your website is accessible for people with disabilities? The quick answer: An...
    April 4, 2022

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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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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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