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    Landmark Judgement for the Visually Impaired: Court Rules Winn-Dixie Website Violates ADA

    In an unprecedented trial over website accessibility, a Florida judge has ruled that the national grocery chain...
    June 28, 2017

    Does Website Accessibility Affect Internet Security?

    In today's digital world, organizations must have a strong web presence. Over the past year, companies around the...
    June 19, 2017

    What Is the OCR, and Why Are Schools Scrambling?

    Schools, school districts, and departments of education across the country are scrambling to avoid conflicts with...
    June 8, 2017

    ADA Title II & Title III Requirements for Websites

    The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a comprehensive federal civil rights law prohibiting discrimination...
    December 5, 2016

    Youngstown State University Gets Schooled by DOE for Non-Compliant Website

    The United States Department of Education (DOE) entered into an agreement with Youngstown State University...
    December 16, 2014

    Bureau of Internet Accessibility Sees Increase in Legal Action for Non-ADA Compliant Websites

    There has been a rise in legal complaints against websites that allegedly do not comply with the Americans with...
    August 21, 2014

    Banking on Website Accessibility Lawsuits

    People with visual, auditory, cognitive recognition, speech or physical special needs have difficulties accessing...
    April 10, 2014

    Gloomy Reality about the High Level of Ignorance Concerning Accessibility

    Perusing the comments section of a recent article by the Wall Street Journal titled "Disabled Sue Over Web...
    April 24, 2013

    Lawsuits against Banks Increase as their ATMs Prove Inaccessible

    Answer: Over a year ago. Question: What is the deadline when all Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) were to be...
    March 27, 2013

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    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

    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 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 Are Android Accessibility Features?

    Android accessibility features allow users to customize their device by modifying accessibility settings or apps...
    June 20, 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

    The Most Common Web Accessibility Issues to Avoid

    Since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) came into effect in 1990, it has required that places of public...
    November 3, 2017

    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

    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

    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

    Disability Statistics in the United States

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

    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

    Is Website Accessibility Required Under the ADA

    When the Americans with Disabilities Act became law in 1990, modern communications technologies such as the...
    April 24, 2018

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