All posts for "Accessibility" category

How to build accessible cards–block links

Published
17th August 2020
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Joel Strohmeier
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How to build accessible cards–block links

Joel Strohmeier, Accessibility Consultant, looks at a much-used feature of website interfaces: the 'card' component. He covers what cards are, common accessibility challenges they pose and how to create robust and accessible card components for your website.

NHS Web accessibility - Who does what?

Published
9th July 2019
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Alastair Campbell
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NHS Web accessibility - Who does what?

Alastair Campbell - Director of Accessibility and Co Chair of the WCAG Accessibility Guidelines Working Group - explores how Nomensa recently worked with NHS UK to define the accessibility responsibilities for the design and development process.

New accessibility law for public sector websites and apps

Published
24th September 2018
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Alastair Campbell
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New accessibility law for public sector websites and apps

The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) Accessibility Regulations 2018 is a new UK law that came into effect on 23rd September and is intended to make all Public Sector websites and apps more accessible. Our Director of Accessibility and co-chair of the WCAG working group, Alastair Campbell, looks into what this law covers.

How to write an accessibility statement

Published
14th June 2018
by 
Nomensa
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How to write an accessibility statement

An Accessibility Statement is a declaration that defines the level of web accessibility that a website aims to achieve. In this article, we look at why an accessibility statement should be provided and the information that should go into it.

What you need to know about WCAG 2.1

Published
13th June 2018
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Alastair Campbell
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What you need to know about WCAG 2.1

The latest update to the WCAG, version 2.1, has now been launched. In this blog post, Alastair Campbell Co-Chair of W3C's Accessibility Guidelines Working Group and our Director of Accessibility - looks at the practical testing and impact for teams using it.