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All posts with the tag of Web Accessibility

16th July 2014
Web Accessibility

More Tips for Creating Accessible Forms

Tips to help make your forms more accessible, covering common issues that I have come across when evaluating forms for accessibility conformance and providing techniques for improving their overall accessibility.

3rd March 2014

Captions, audio descriptions and transcripts

This video gives you some advice about alternatives for audio and video content.

27th November 2013

A few tips on accessible links

This video gives you some tips on how to create accessible links.

5th August 2013
Simon says

Making websites accessible without sacrificing aesthetics

Fifteen years after the Web Accessibility Initiative was launched, which aimed to improve web usability for those with disabilities, online accessibility is still widely ignored. Far too often there is a belief that a compromise must be made between accessibility and an attractive design.

23rd July 2013

Preserving correct reading order

This video explains how inserting dynamic content can affect logical reading and focus order.

17th June 2013

How to write better page titles

A few tips on how to write good and accessible page titles. How to write better page titles Transcript: Hi, I’m Gosia from Nomensa, and today I’d like to talk about page titles. The <title> tag is required in all HTML documents, and is used to identify the subject of the page. Descriptive titles help […]

11th September 2012

Accessible use of colour in web design

A quick explanation on why colour shouldn’t be the only means of conveying the information on a website.

7 web accessibility myths

Web accessibility is not a new concept. The Web Accessibility Initiative was launched back in 1997, and yet 15 years later it is still a widely ignored and neglected aspect of web development. There are many deep-rooted misconceptions about accessibility which prevent people from making a conscious effort to incorporate it into their websites. Let’s take a closer look at the top 7 web accessibility myths.


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