All posts for "Accessibility" tag

On naming buttons

Published
11th March 2014
by 
Martha Aldridge
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On naming buttons

Looking at the language we use in the software we design, specifically when it comes to buttons.

Making websites accessible without sacrificing aesthetics

Published
5th August 2013
by 
Simon Norris
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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.

A Responsive Web Design primer

Published
4th July 2013
by 
Simon Norris
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A Responsive Web Design primer

In less than 2 years responsive web design (RWD) has become a digital design trend.

If you think the number of devices that needs to be considered is mind-boggling in 2013 this is likely to be insignificant to the potential ways we will use information (and screens) in the future. This makes the whole RWD approach very practical and those who have embraced it are building a platform that will allow future devices.

Design for accessibility workshop

Published
15th April 2013
by 
Alastair Campbell
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Design for accessibility workshop

Last Friday at UX London I did my workshop on designing for accessibility. The aim was to tackle accessibility from an interaction point of view, and work out the best way to incorporate accessibility in to your design process. Hopefully I'll re-run it at UX Bristol.

Text Resizing Tips

Published
25th February 2013
by 
Emily Coward
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Text Resizing Tips

Tips for making sure users of your website can resize the text without content becoming lost or obscured.