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    Six Ways to Sabotage Your Digital Accessibility

    You’ve tested your website, read up on accessibility trends, and even trained your staff on digital accessibility...
    February 4, 2020

    Accessibility Is Not a Checklist

    February 4, 2020

    Live Transcribe Gives Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Individuals Instant Captions with Speech Recognition Technology

    There's a mobile app, released by Google in February 2019, called Live Transcribe that is aimed to help people who...
    January 28, 2020

    Gift Card Accessibility: Electronic Gift Cards Must Be Accessible, Too

    Retailers and restaurants nationwide are taking notice of the new attention — and lawsuits — surrounding gift...
    January 21, 2020

    3 Times Accessibility and Disability Stats Matter (and 3 Times They Don't)

    One of the most fascinating things about statistics and facts in general is that people can use the exact same...
    January 18, 2020

    Four Easy Accessibility Resolutions for the New Year

    Resolutions don't have to be unreasonably hard to be effective and worthwhile. Here are four easy resolutions...
    January 8, 2020

    Why Accessibility Is a Critical Piece of Tech Trends for 2020

    As digital technologies become an ever-greater part of our lives, it’s more important than ever to understand how...
    January 7, 2020

    Omnichannel Stats Highlight Need for Accessibility Now

    It can feel natural to think of a company's physical presence, like a brick-and-mortar store, and digital presence...
    January 7, 2020

    Surprised by Web Accessibility Complaints?

    For many organizations and individuals, the concepts of accessibility are still relatively unknown — and this is...
    December 31, 2019

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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

    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

    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

    Why Autoplay Is an Accessibility No-No

    Web developers have plenty of tricks for keeping users engaged, and when properly implemented, most of those...
    September 21, 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

    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

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