Newsletter Archives - September 2010
WebAIM provided training services to eBay in their system-wide efforts to improve accessibility.
Now ready for your review: Last Call Working Draft of WAI-ARIA, the Accessible Rich Internet Applications technical specification for making dynamic, interactive web content accessible to people with disabilities.
This legislation requires that smart phones, television programs and modern communications technologies are accessible to people with vision and hearing loss.
Tips and Resources
There has recently been a great deal of debate about whether or not the longdesc attribute should be included in HTML5. Laura Carlson has compiled an extensive list of how the longdesc attribute is being used in the wild.
Roger Johansson describes the difficulties of screen reader detection.
10 tools for checking your site's accessibility from sixrevisions.com. Also see Steve Faulkner's list of evaluation tools.
How to make your forms faster to fill out, from UX Movement.
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