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    Avoid These Common Mistakes When Testing for Accessibility

    Over one billion people worldwide live with some form of disability, and digital accessibility is a growing...
    September 16, 2021

    What Webmasters Should Know About the U.S. Rehabilitation Act

    Digital accessibility is essential for expanding your audience and providing equitable service — and, in the...
    September 15, 2021

    Does Live Chat Make a Site Less Accessible?

    Live chat resources can be extraordinarily helpful for internet users. They’re also excellent tools for creating...
    September 14, 2021

    Think Twice Before Writing Your Own Accessibility Statement

    An accessibility statement describes goals, policies, and accomplishments related to digital accessibility. It’s...
    September 13, 2021

    How "Drag-And-Drop" Movements Affect Web Accessibility

    Drag-and-drop functionality can give users more control over content, which can open up exciting possibilities for...
    September 10, 2021

    Do Nonprofit Websites Need to Be Accessible?

    Web accessibility isn’t a burden; it’s a series of principles that opens up a website to a considerably larger...
    September 9, 2021

    What Is Redundant Entry, and How Does It Affect Accessibility?

    Redundant entry occurs when a website requires users to enter the same information more than once. At best,...
    September 8, 2021

    Perform a Page Title Audit to Improve Mobile & Website Accessibility

    A web page’s title tags define what the page is about — on this page, the title tag is “Perform a Page Title Audit...
    September 6, 2021

    Does An Accessibility Statement Protect Against Litigation?

    The Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) recommends posting an accessibility statement for websites, mobile...
    September 3, 2021

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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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