Web and Media Accessibility
Here's a checklist for designers and programmers. These are the things to think about when creating websites, webpages and PDFs.
Metadata, Search Engines and Accessibility
People talk about the term metadata regarding digital documents and e-books, but what is it? And what makes it so important when it comes to accessibility and search engines? Keep on reading!
A Capital Idea: Capital Letters, Acronyms, and Accessibility
When you're reading something and come across a word entirely in capital letters, it's most likely an acronym. You might not have thought that this use of letters can become an issue for someone listening to a document.
Writing Clear Messages
A French philosopher named Blaise Pascal said, “I would have written a shorter letter, but I did not have the time.” Great copywriting takes time. It is not easy, but your effort will pay off!
A Christmas Wish
We all know that Santa has that unique Christmas Magic that makes everything possible. So, my dear old Santa, I have a little letter here for you to read.
Words Matter, What You Say Can Negatively Impact Disabled People's Lives
“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet” is a quotation from William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. This description may be true for the rose, but words and their uses can be more complicated in modern times. Words matter, and how people use them can be the difference between respect and injury.
The World Wide Web at your fingertips, right? Mostly, but not for everyone.
Access is easy. Get a computer, an Internet service provider, a cell phone, take a few courses, and there you have it. The World Wide Web at your fingertips, right? Well, most people might think so, but not everyone.
An Interview with Jolene MacDonald - The Origins of Accessibrand
Jolene MacDonald founded Accessibrand in 2017. Jolene created the new, virtual accessible design, marketing and communications agency to empower professionals with disabilities and others impacted by disability.
The Importance of Human Experience in Accessibility
Can an accessibility checker powered by artificial intelligence ever replace a real human auditor? Here’s why technology can’t do it alone.