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    What Is Screen Reader Verbosity, and Why Is It Important?

    Screen readers are complex applications that output text as audio or braille. They’re commonly used by people with...
    January 6, 2023

    4 Questions to Ask Before Fixing a Web Accessibility Issue

    Fixing web accessibility issues is important — but it’s equally important to fix problems the right way. 
    January 5, 2023

    Images That Don’t Need Alternative Text Still Need ALT Attributes

    Image alternative text (also referred to as alt text or alt tags) plays an essential role in website...
    January 4, 2023

    Why Your SEO Strategy Should Include Web Accessibility

    According to a report from Borrell Associates, U.S. businesses spent about $73.38 billion on search engine...
    January 3, 2023

    4 Myths About Web Accessibility Compliance

    To comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other disability non-discrimination laws, you’ll need...
    December 30, 2022

    Should Web Developers Perform Screen Reader Testing?

    As a web developer, you want your work to be accessible for people with vision disabilities. You follow the Web...
    December 29, 2022

    4 Examples of Accessible Websites..

    One of the most common myths of web design is that accessible websites are ugly, plain, or restricted in...
    December 28, 2022

    Tips for Meeting WCAG 2.2's "Focus Not Obscured" Success Criteria

    The next version of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) is on its way, and it’s widely expected to...
    December 27, 2022

    Starting a Business? Make Web Accessibility a Priority

    Starting a business isn’t exactly easy. After writing your business plan, you need to think about structure,...
    December 26, 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

    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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