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    March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

    According to the United States Brain Injury Alliance, every year 1.7 million Americans will suffer a traumatic...
    March 13, 2018

    How Web Accessibility Improves User Experience for Financial Services Companies

    As the web has grown increasingly important for conducting business in recent years, the number of lawsuits filed...
    March 6, 2018

    How the NFL is Committed to Web Accessibility

    With Super Bowl LII coming up this Sunday, February 4, now is the perfect time to look at one of the National...
    February 2, 2018

    Braille Literacy Month: Ensure Accessibility for Visually Impaired Users

    January is Braille Literacy Month. The focus of this important awareness campaign is that visually impaired...
    January 23, 2018

    BoIA Devotes $100k to Help School Districts with Accessibility

    Educational institutions at all levels are facing escalating scrutiny by the Department of Education’s Office of...
    December 21, 2017

    School Districts and Web Accessibility: Where to Start

    A commitment to providing an excellent education requires a commitment to website accessibility. With more...
    December 6, 2017

    November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month

    The Epilepsy Foundation, a national nonprofit with more than 50 local organizations throughout the U.S., has been...
    November 21, 2017

    What is NDEAM?

    National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) is a celebration of the contributions of disabled...
    October 27, 2017

    How To Prevent a Web Accessibility Lawsuit

    Ensuring your website is accessible makes a lot of sense. Not only does increased web accessibility help you...
    October 25, 2017

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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

    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

    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 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

    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

    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 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

    Disability Statistics in the United States

    Many people are surprised to learn how much of the population lives with a disability.
    November 29, 2018

    What is color contrast?

    Colors are an essential feature of web design and how they're used is a core consideration of a website's or app's...
    April 20, 2019

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