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Understanding WCAG & WCAG Techniques Updated February 2015 from Shawn Henry on 2015-02-26 (w3c-wai-ig@w3.org from January to March 2015)

From: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org> <br>Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:26:59 -0600 <br>Message-ID: <54EF8FA3.5040307@w3.org> <br>To: WAI Interest Group …

Using the tabindex attribute

Posted on Monday, 4 August 2014 by<p>Category: Strategy<p>The HTML tabindex attribute is used to manage keyboard focus. Used wisely, it can effectively …

Notes on fixing incorrect table structure using ARIA

Posted on Tuesday, 7 October 2014 by<p>Category: Strategy<p>Notes:<p><b>Use with caution for static table fixes</b>:<br>The role=grid and gridcell don’t map to the …

WAI-ARIA 1.0 Authoring Practices

Status of This Document<p><i>This section describes the status of this document at the time of its publication. Other documents may supersede this</i> …

[MOVED] WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices 1.1

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Steve Faulkner "Using the aViewer accessibility object inspection tool" (ID24 2014)

Accessibility

Why Users Aren't Clicking Your Home Page Carousel

A website study found that out of 3 million home page visits only about 1% clicked a carousel slide. How could a large, graphical element on the home …

Hans Hillen "Dealing with High Contrast Mode, Custom Stylesheets, and Icon Fonts" (ID24 2014)

Typography

Marco Zehe "What modern web apps sound like" (ID24 2014)

Web Applications

Links: Don’t “Click Here”

Five Fundamentals of Accessible Responsive Web Design

What are the key techniques for building a responsive website that’s also accessible? I’ve been scouting the Web the last few days hoping to find …

Descriptive text for maps showing geographic areas

I'm trying to provide examples of how to write descriptive text for maps. Specifically maps showing geographic areas coloured in different colours …

diagnostic.css

Diagnostic.css is a stylesheet which allows the user to test for common errors in a page's markup. Inspired by Eric Meyer's diagnostic CSS file, this …

OK, Google: Die 45 nützlichsten Sprachbefehle für Google Now

Wir haben euch 45 der praktischsten Sprachbefehle für Google Now gesammelt. Damit könnt ihr viele Dinge ohne die Bildschirmtastatur erledigen.<p>OK, …

HTML5 Accessibility Chops: hidden and aria-hidden support on the UP!

Posted on Friday, 29 November 2013 by<p>Category: Strategy<p>At the start of 2012 I published results on the state of HTML5 hidden attribute support and …

Accessibility evaluation for web writers (OzeWAI 2013)

Short presentation on teaching web writers to do a quick accessibility evaluation of their content, colleagues' content they need to review, or existing content they need to maintain. Based on WCAG 2.0 AA conformance.

Three quick accessibility tips for HTML5

Three quick accessibility tips for HTML5, including section element, summary attribute and block links.

Studie: Job-Vermittlung via Social Network bei Arbeitgebern beliebter als bei Arbeitnehmern

Nach einer Studie der Personalvermittlungsagentur Kelly Services wurde im letzten Jahr jedem zweiten deutschen Arbeitnehmer ein Jobangebot via …

ARIA-Atomic property

ARIA-atomic is a WAI rich internet application property. The ARIA-atomic property is used along with ARIA-live property when the page contains live …

Podcast Episode 21 - Interview with EasyChirp Creator Dennis Lembree

Podcast Episode 21 - Interview with EasyChirp Creator Dennis LembreeBy Mark Miller on November 20, 2013This week on the IAP, we talk with Dennis …

A possible ARIA solution to improve accessibility of the WordPress Add Media Panel

The Add Media panel was introduced in WordPress version 3.5 at the end of 2012. It’s aim was to to improve the user experience of adding media …

Study on Assessing and Promoting E-Accessibility

This report presents the results and conclusions from a study on assessing and promoting e-accessibility. The main aims of the study were to take …

Design with the blind in mind

What would a city designed for the blind be like? Chris Downey is an architect who went suddenly blind in 2008; he contrasts life in his beloved San …

So, How Do I Know if my WordPress Website is Accessible?

Slides for a presentation I gave originally to WordCamp London on Saturday 23rd November 2013 and at many subsequent Wordcamps and WordPress meetups. The most recent occasion being WordPress Leeds on April 26th 2017 for which I revamped some of the slides to remove some outdated examples.<p>The WCAG 2 …

Erster Webmontag Kassel Am 18.11.2013 war es in Kassel soweit - es fand der ...

Erster Webmontag Kassel<p>Am 18.11.2013 war es in Kassel soweit - es fand der erste Webmontag in Kassel statt. Drei Webworker konnten es nicht mehr …