There are 129 posts tagged with Accessibility.
Beyond the Screen Reader
There’s more to accessibility than screen readers, but where do you go next?
If your digital work fades away, what keeps you doing the work?
When to Manage Focus in an Accessible Way
Don’t drop the baton, as in don’t let people lose their place in your digital experience.
New and Improved Accessibility Weekly, 2021 Edition
All the accessibility links that are fit to curate.
Goodbye Accessible Zen
Letting an important side project go.
Remembering Accessible Joe
Joe taught me so much by what he created.
The Intersection of Markup, Content and Context in Accessibility
I wrote a post for 24 A11y about context in accessibility.
Joining Ad Hoc
Diving into accessibility full time.
Why I Care About Accessibility
You might not know I’m a twin.
Good Accessibility Means Quality
Accessibility Answers: Is Safari Better than Chrome for Accessibility?
Better Conversations About Accessibility
If you know accessibility and work with designers, design with them.
Inclusive Design: Whose Opportunity Is It?
Your decisions can start impacting better design for everyone.
Accessibility Weekly Featured in WebAIM August 2017 Newsletter
Meta goal reached.
A11y Weekly Featured in WebAIM August 2017 Newsletter
Turns out WebAIM featured A11y Weekly recently.
Focusing on What Matters
Don’t ignore what matters: accessibility, performance and security.
The Future of Accessibility Weekly
Okay, let’s make this really weekly.
Is Accessibility Hard?
Well, no. And yes. Let me explain.
There’s always more beneath the surface.
Accessible Zen: Version 1.2
New version of Accessible Zen released.
Don’t Use Slack? (Or Why Aren’t We Better at Accessibility?)
Accessibility happens everywhere.
Ensuring a High Performing Web for the Next Billion People
A talk that touches on all the parts of the Web that we know have nearly limitless potential, but that we haven’t yet figured out how to do well consistently.
Accessibility Weekly: One Month In
Accessible Zen Featured on Hongkiat.com
Catching a bit of the spotlight.
A11y Weekly Launched
A newsletter to help bring accessibility into your everyday work.
The Year of Accessibility in WordPress
We made lots of progress this year.
Okay, I’m starting a newsletter.
Featured in WebAIM July 2015 Newsletter
I scored a hat trick on this.
Helping others learn how to improve the quality of what they create on the web.
Practicing Web Accessibility Differently
The impetus for most accessibility successes or failures falls into one or more of these three categories.
Talking About Web Accessibility Differently
Accessibility carries the same fluidity as the Web.
Thinking About Web Accessibility Differently
You already have what it takes to make the Web accessible.
Five Goofy Things Medium Did That Broke Accessibility
Let’s talk about accessibility more.
Responsive Design: Where Do We Go From Here?
These things help each other.
A Journey Into Web Accessibility
Don’t worry about knowing everything.
A Manifesto for Accessible User Experience
Look at accessibility through the lens of user experience.
This Web App Best Viewed By Someone Else
What we too often dismiss as edge cases are real people who may very much want or even legitimately need to use what we create.
Happy Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2015!
It’s a good day to learn about accessibility.
How to Create Better, More Accessible WordPress Themes
Detailed and thoughtful, plus it’s not as hard as you might think.
Notes on Client-Rendered Accessibility
Manage that focus, folks.
A Woman with Usher Syndrome Reviews Her Apple Watch
Accessibility features matter.
Accessibility Answers: How Do I Handle Alt Attributes
Writing good alt text takes careful consideration.
Accessibility Answers: Which Accessibility Problems Do I Fix First?
You have to start somewhere.
Accessibility is Not an Edge Case
It’s for everybody.
Seven Things Every Designer Needs to Know about Accessibility
A useful list of tips.
Let WordPress Speak
This new API in WordPress helps people who use assistive technology in a huge way.
Accessible Zen: Version 1.1.5
New version of Accessible Zen released.
Accessibility and Low-Powered Devices
Does your site or app work on a inexpensive phone or tablet?
A11y Wins Tumblr
Yay, something positive in the accessibility community.
News for Betty + Accessibility Hackathon
Hacking for better accessibility.
Web Accessibility Tutorials from the W3C
These will be good.
Accessibility Answers: What Can I Do Now for Better Accessibility?
Make changes now for better accessibility.
Is This Venue Accessible?
This is why I made an accessible WordPress theme.
Accessible Theme Pattern Library Off and Running
Building this thing one brick at a time.
Accessibility APIs: A Key To Web Accessibility
The best magic show I know.
A Skip Link Primer
Building a Strong Foundation with Keyboard Accessibility
It all starts with your keyboard.
Accessibility as a Framework
Wait, this could be a good framework.
Accessibility Originates With UX: A BBC iPlayer Case Study
Design with choice in mind, and always give users control over the page.
Riding a Bicycle to an Accessibility Conference
It’s good to find your people.
Improving Single Page App Accessibility
We can have the modern web and accessibility.
Accessibility Is (Not) Scary
I wrote a blog post on accessibility for Digital Gov.
Section 508 Update – Finally
Section 508, meet WCAG 2.0.
Flipboard and the Mobile Web Dream
Does mobile have to be like the web?
Flipboard, React Canvas and Accessibility
Form over function wins again.
Interactive WCAG 2.0
Making WCAG a bit easier to digest.
WordPress Theme Pattern Library for Accessibility in Development
Making it easier to make accessible WordPress sites.
Accessibility Problems are Quality Problems
Accessibility is about quality.
WordPress 4.1 “Dinah”
I contributed a few things to this release.
Testing Google’s ReCaptcha
It shows some promise, but needs work.
On the Accessibility of Web Components – Again
Just how accessible are web components?
Featured in WebAIM November 2014 Newsletter
Accessibility Tunnel Vision featured in the WebAIM newsletter.
Welcome to A11y
If you’re new to accessibility, we need you.
Better than the original?
Keep It Accessible and Responsive
The web was born responsive.
Accessibility in Your MVP
Find your free throws.
All Technology is Assistive
Accessibility is everywhere.
Storytelling can fit into social media too. Here are three tips.
TEDx Videos and Captions Make Life Delicious
More often than not, accessibility means independence.
Screen Reader Tips for Web Designers and Developers
Get started with a screen reader now.
Accessibility Tunnel Vision
Let’s work together to avoid this.
Survive the Zombie Apocalypse with these Accessibility Resources
Some of my favorite accessibility resources in a short list.
Testing for Web Accessibility in 60 Seconds
New to accessibility with no time. No problem, this can help.
Good Coding Habits for Accessibility
Quality often comes down to habits.
An Open Letter to Apple Regarding Xcode’s Accessibility
Xcode gets more accessible.
Accessibility-Ready Intergalactic and Bosco Hit WordPress.com
More accessible WordPress themes.
WebAIM to Release Chrome Extension of Wave
Nice to see one of my favorite add-ons/extensions hit Chrome.
Accessible WordPress with Joe O’Connor
Good to see WordPress accessibility getting some attention.
WebAxe Podcast 100: Joe and Joseph on WordPress Accessibility
Accessibility in WordPress gets some much deserved attention.
Featured in WebAIM September 2014 Newsletter
One of my blog posts was featured in one of my favorite places on the web.
What I Make is Caring About Accessibility
Putting a different spin on maker.
An Accessible Web
What an accessible web really means.
Icon Font Text Alternatives: Don’t Forget Them
A tip when using font icons.
A Workflow for Testing Web Accessibility with Free Tools
How I test for accessibility with free tools.
Whether tiy support accessibility really is that simple.
Now is the Perfect Time
How making things accessible can lead to breakthroughs.
Markup in the wild is… bad.
Speaking at Code(Her) 2014
Time to teach testing for accessibility.
Accessible Zen on ProfHacker
Accessible Zen featured on an education blog.
TinyLetter and a Big Win
One fix at a time.
First Multi-file WordPress Core Patch
My first big patch for WordPress=
Lessons from Building an Accessible WordPress Theme
A summary of a talk I gave at WordCamp Lancaster in 2014.
Accessible Zen: Now in French
The first translation of my WordPress theme into a different language.
Strong opinion here.
Recent Accessible Zen Updates
Some minor updates to Accessible Zen.
Where Automated Accessibility Testing Meets WordPress and Drupal
All about automated testing, accessibility and how the Drupal and WordPress Accessibility teams are collaborating.
WordCamp Lancaster 2014 Talk
My first WordCamp, both as an attendee and speaker.
Accessibility, Meet Facebook
Some big technical challenges for accessibility.
Accessible Zen Reaches 1.1
Another release of Accessible Zen.
Need a Menu on Top in Accessible Zen?
A new feature for Accessible Zen.
Updates to Accessible Zen Since 1.0
More updates to Accessible Zen.
Accessibility Camp DC 2013 Talk
Time to share some of what I learned.
Accessible Zen Hits 1.0
Accessible Zen Reaches Beta
Getting better with each release.
Accessible Zen: Version 0.1-alpha-4 Available
Another release on Accessible Zen.
Accessibility is War and How to Win It
How to be an accessibility champion from within.
Why Accessibility Matters
Short answer: Accessibility helps everyone.
Accessible Zen: Version 0.1-alpha-3 Available
Designing and bug fixing on Accessible Zen.
Introducing Accessible Zen: An Accessible WordPress Theme
I made a publicly available WordPress theme.
Learn More About Web Accessibility
Follow some good folks in the accessibility field via this Twitter list.
A 2013 WordPress Default Theme Pitch
Thoughts on the Twenty Thirteen default WordPress theme and accessibility.
Progress in WordPress Accessibility
Lots of great effort happening in the accessibility space in WordPress.
Cities Made the Latest WebAxe Podcast
Building accessible WordPress themes gains some momentum.
Joining the Cities Project
We need more accessible WordPress themes.
A few good thoughts on a direction fot this wide, complex field.
Accessibility: Why it Matters
The slides for a presentation I gave on why accessibility is important.
Accessibility is Not a Checklist
There’s more to accessibility than a list of standards.
Seven Things I Learned at Access U 2011
Where I begin my journey into web accessibility.
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