Newsletter Archives - August 2012
A simple stylesheet for removing color from a page in order to detect color reliance and poor contrast.
The third annual Accessibility Conference will feature WebAIM's Jared Smith and other accessibility experts Sep. 25, 2012.
Rulings on Applicability of ADA to Web Sites
A judge has ruled that the Netflix video streaming service is "a place of public accommodation" and thus subject to ADA regulations. Yet in a separate, and seemingly conflicting case, a judge ruled that the eBay site is not covered by the ADA.
Tips and Resources
The new US Census Bureau presents a fresh view of the prevalence of specific disabilities, the degree of severity, and the well-being of the population with disabilities.
Preety Kummer describes why the outcome of the National Association of the Deaf vs. Netflix will result in better web sites and more Internet consumers.
An overview of a new ISO standard for authoring accessible PDF documents.
Conducting research with actual users is vital to web accessibility.
An overview of captioning features in HTML5.
Motivating reasons for businesses to consider web accessibility.
Avoid Form Auto-focusing
WebAIM E-mail Discussion List
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