Nowadays, not only the access to digital content has become a part of our daily lives, it has been also stated as a fundamental right. Not being able to access the Internet for disability reasons is simply a factor of discrimination, even a social and professional exclusion!
WHY IS WEB ACCESSIBILITY SO IMPORTANT?
Jan 10, 2021
Do you want to expand your revenue stream and do some good for the world in process?
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1
August 12, 2020
Understanding WCAG 2.1 is an essential guide to understanding and using "Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1" (WCAG2.1). The concepts and provisions may be new to some people. Understanding WCAG 2.1 provides a non-normative extended commentary on each guideline and each Success Criterion to help readers better understand the intent and how the guidelines and Success Criteria work together. It also provides examples of techniques or combinations of techniques that the Working Group has identified as being sufficient to meet each Success Criterion. Links are then provided to write-ups for each of the techniques.More Details
Document and Media Remediation
Jun 10, 2020
Empower your audience. Reach a larger demographic. Unlock your document’s accessibility potential and welcome all users!
Accessibility law for PWD
In the last years several new laws were created to help persons with disabilities (PWD).
Digital Accessibility! SAY WHAT??
February 16, 2020
None of us thought of it too much till not long ago. So many of us are not aware of it to date.
ADA Compliance - a work in progress
Dec 31 , 2019
So what does ADA compliance actually means?
The basic of digital accessibility
Dec 28, 2019
People with disabilities have the right to full and equal participation in all walks of life. The Equal Rights Act for People with Disabilities and Accessibility Regulations are designed to ensure that they can exercise this right.
ADA Title III lawsuit statistic
Dec 26, 2019
The number of ADA Title III lawsuits filed in federal court in 2018 hit a record high of 10,163 – up 34% from 2017 when the number was a mere 7,663. This is by far the highest number of annual filings since we started tracking these numbers in 2013, when the number of federal filings was only 2,722. In other words, the number of cases has more than tripled.More Details
Web Accessibility The Next Steps
March 26 , 2018
The internet is an essential way to access and provide information and services. Web accessibility allows everyone, including people with disabilities, to perceive, understand, navigate, and interact with the Internet. The same vision of accessibility should apply to mobile apps, considering the developments in technology and trends in the last years.More Details
Accessibility requirements suitable for public procurement of ICT products and services in Europe - EN 301 549.
Section 508 Compliance
Jan 23, 2019
Section 508 law
is a requirement for federal agencies to make their electronic and
information technology accessible to people with disabilities. Section
508 was originally added as an amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of
1973 in 1986.
The original section 508 dealt with electronic and information technologies, in recognition of the growth of this field.More Details
A11y Accessibility - What is A11y?
January 14 , 2018
What is A11y? A11y is another way of writing the word ‘accessibility’. It’s an abbreviated version for the Internet and social media world to make it easier to write.
Web Accessibility - Code or Plugin?
January 14 ,2018
Web Accessibility - Code or Plugin? Advantages and Disadvantages.
You better be before you will hear it from a lawyer… Have you heard about this web accessibility thing? You manage, design or build websites and someone has asked you…"Is your site accessible?" You`re not sure…. You hope so!!!More Details
Accessibility law for persons with disabilities
January 11, 2018
Defining disability -There are many kinds of persons with disabilities (PWD), including physical, sensory, hearing, mental health, developmental and learning. Disabilities can be visible or non-visible.
Website Accessibility Professional Consulting
January 09 , 2018
The new accessibility rules present a complex challenge even for experienced website owners. Not everyone is well-versed in the intricate laws and regulations, schedules, level of required accessibility and its efficient implementation.More Details