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  • Accessibility myths 2019 – Digital Accessibility Experts Podcast 3

    Media Type: Podcasts

    Back in 2011, I published a blog trying to change some of the things people were misunderstanding about accessibility. In this podcast our team are bringing that up to date…

  • What’s new in Accessibility in 2019 – enabling technologies and ATs

    Media Type: Blogposts

    In my follow-up blog to 'Inclusive Design goes mainstream in 2019' I'm looking at the multiple layers of technology that are needed to deliver an accessible digital experience to people…

  • Accessible accordions part 2 – using <details> and <summary>

    Media Type: Blogposts

    After a comment on my previous blog post about accessible accordion patterns, I decided to do some investigation on the details and summary HTML elements. They could be the best…

  • Inclusive design goes mainstream – how could you benefit from it in 2019?

    Media Type: Blogposts

    Happy New Year! It’s the time of year when people look ahead to what they think is going to be important in their part of the digital world this year.…

  • Using Gherkin To Write Accessibility Tests

    Media Type: Blogposts

    Numerous accessibility automation tools, libraries and APIs are already available (including aXe, Pa11y, Google Accessibility Tools) which can be used to check whether code has been marked up to meet…

  • The wider picture of accessibility

    Media Type: Videos

    Over Christmas I've been reflecting on this quote from Yacoob Woozeer in this month's podcast: "Even where people are being taught accessibility, it’s at a component level. They need to…

  • The future of accessibility – Digital Accessibility Experts Podcast Episode 2

    Media Type: Podcasts

    Welcome to episode 2 of our Digital Accessibility Experts Podcast, on the future of accessibility. Could we get browser creators to create better native controls so people don't have to…

  • My favourite accessible accordion pattern

    Media Type: Blogposts

    Accordions are useful components in web pages for temporarily hiding content until it's needed. But is it possible to make an accessible accordion component? Here's an illustrated walkthrough of the code…

  • Get our book on Kindle now

    Media Type: Blogposts

    I'm delighted to announce that our 5 star-reviewed book on embedding accessibility into your business-as-usual processes is now available on Kindle. Those who have read it, love it. So if…

  • Accessibility in developing countries – Insights from Ethiopia

    Media Type: Blogposts

    As part of our company's 10% giving, we have recently been to Ethiopia to raise money for Ethiopiaid. While we were there, we visited the local projects they support to…