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Behind the scenes of creating a new Web Accessibility Annotation Kit

We want to share how we built these tools and the insights we learned along the way.

Braille vs. Boston Line Type: How Design Can Truly Be Inclusive

Carl Rylatt, design director at United Us, on the need for a continuous conversation between design and the end users’ needs.

Creating Accessible UI Animations

Animation and accessibility are often seen as two separate powers at odds with one another.

Understanding Accessibility

Accessibility should be at the core of web design.

Addressing Accessibility Concerns With Using Fluid Type

The CSS clamp() function is often paired with viewport units for “fluid” font sizing that scales the text up and down at different viewport sizes.

Digital Accessibility Blogs and Newsletters

A list of blogs and newsletters focused on digital accessibility.

What Are Accessibility Overlays?

All accessibility overlays are bad. Except the ones by overlay vendors planning to sue me.

The Children Are Driving the Bus

An overview of the recent accessibility drama on X.

Web Components Accessibility FAQ

The most important questions regarding web component accessibility.

How to make charts and graphs more accessible

Learn how to make charts and graphs more accessible.

Ableist Interactions

This week, a product launched and claimed to generate “production ready” code.

How To Make A Strong Case For Accessibility

Strategies and practical techniques to convince stakeholders to support and promote accessibility efforts.

Play with Braille

LEGO bricks with braille for kids with visual impairments.

Accessibility for designers, with Stéphanie Walter

In this video, Stéphanie gives an introduction about how and where designers can have the biggest impact on Accessibility within a product.

We are Colorblind

We are Colorblind is dedicated to the more than 300 million people who are color blind

Browser Video Players Review

Browsers each provide built-in video players for the element.

Equivalent experience can cut both ways

The “more options” button is emblematic of how something can be technically usable by everyone, but also confusing for all involved.

“We’re All Just Temporarily Abled”

June 6th I was on vacation at the beach with my family and tried something that, looking back now, maybe I’m too old for. And I injured my knee.

WCAG 2.2 — It’s finally here

The incredibly long-awaited WCAG 2.2 standards are now the “Proposed Recommendation” for W3C.

Universal Design Guide

Tips for how to accommodate participants with diverse abilities to ensure that everyone feels included in a workshop.