All posts for "Web Accessibility" tag

Validating code

Published
2nd July 2012
by 
Matt Lawson
Category:
Validating code

A short guide to how and why you should validate your code.

Detecting browser compatibility for HTML5 video and audio

Published
21st November 2011
by 
Nomensa
Category:
Detecting browser compatibility for HTML5 video and audio

Different browsers offer different levels of support for HTML5 audio and video. Where some browsers support one type of media file other browsers will fail to do so. While browser vendors continue to implement HTML5 features support should get better and better. However, the situation at the time of writing dictates that we cannot (and certainly should not) assume that a browser will play HTML5 media.

Checking colour contrast

Published
11th October 2011
by 
Matt Lawson
Category:
Checking colour contrast

This is a quick guide on how to check the colour contrast on your website. A simple way to check colour combinations meet the requirements set by version two of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.