Worldwide, one billion people (some 15% of the world’s population), experience some form of disability—and in the United States, over a quarter of adults are living with a disability. In an age when brands and personal identities are closely entwined, the benefits of making your digital experiences accessible to all have never been greater. Perhaps […]
We’re living in unprecedented times. The first global pandemic of the digital era is upon us. With the rapid spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), terms like “social distancing,” and “flatten the curve” have quickly become everyday vernacular. Physical locations are temporarily closing. Government leaders are encouraging – if not mandating – that individuals stay at home. […]
An estimated one in four adults in the United States have some type of disability, and globally the annual disposable income of people with a disability, their friends and their families is a breathtaking $8 trillion. If somehow those numbers don’t convince you to take a closer look at website accessibility, you probably still want […]
Go to any conference on web development and you’re sure to see at least one talk on accessibility in the schedule. Companies are waking up to the fact that approximately one in four adults in the United States have some type of disability —a huge market to miss out on if your website’s not easy […]
An estimated 25 percent of adults in the United States are living with disabilities, and government organizations are mandated under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as well as Sections 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to ensure that their online content is accessible to this large and growing […]
Your website content is fully accessible for individuals of all abilities. But your end-to-end digital experience requires an interface with a third-party platform. Turns out, that platform has everything you need from a functional perspective, but it’s not accessible. Now what? Ditch the vendor? Give up on digital accessibility entirely? Not so fast. Here at […]
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If the issue of digital accessibility is on your radar, you may be closely following the now-infamous Domino’s digital accessibility case. If not, let’s get you up to speed… Three years ago, Guillermo Robles, who is blind, filed suit against Domino’s claiming its website and mobile app are not accessible to those who rely on […]
Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is a day where the sole purpose is to get everyone talking, thinking, and learning about digital inclusion for everyone. This year is on May 16, and we encourage you to start your own conversation about the importance of digital accessibility.
You’ve gone through the process of finding the right Content Management System (CMS) provider to build your website. Then came the laborious process of design. Your marketing team filtered through hundreds, maybe thousands, of images, lost sleep over tag lines, syntax and verbiage and changed the launch date of your site at least five times, but finally your site is live. Chances are, you’ve all but forgotten about the website, except for checking in on it here and there.