Inclusive Design Tips: Presenting Information in Multiple Ways

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How do you ensure your website is designed with accessibility in mind? Our UX designer Caitlin Geier addresses some important issues to consider, with practical tips – like presenting descriptive text when color cues are used – to help you create accessible design features that everyone can enjoy. Continue Reading Inclusive Design Tips: Presenting Information in Multiple Ways

Introducing aXe 2.1.7

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aXe 2.1.7 is here! In this post, Accessibility Evangelist Marcy Sutton details the technical upgrades in the latest version of aXe, our open source JavaScript accessibility testing engine. Read on to find out how this latest version is better than ever before. Continue Reading Introducing aXe 2.1.7

Deque’s Dual Approach to Mobile Web Accessibility

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Take Deque’s Mobile Accessibility Challenge: Next week, watch Paul J. Adam’s webinar for developers, Mobile Accessibility 101. Then take the Mobile Web Accessibility course offered at Deque University (with both self-paced and instructor-led options). This dual-pronged method is your comprehensive guide to mobile accessibility! Continue Reading Deque’s Dual Approach to Mobile Web Accessibility

Build on Web Accessibility Basics with our HTML and CSS Accessibility Course

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Find out more of what Deque University has to offer in this week’s course highlight: HTML and CSS Accessibility. Designers, web developers, QA testers and content creators can learn how to implement accessibility into HTML and CSS – plus prevent and fix accessibility errors in their code. Continue Reading Build on Web Accessibility Basics with our HTML and CSS Accessibility Course

Take the ARIA and JavaScript Accessibility Course at Deque University

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We’re on a mission to promote furthering accessibility education and training! In keeping with this theme, this week’s post highlights another comprehensive course at Deque University: ARIA and JavaScript Accessibility. Learn how to use ARIA to recognize and fix accessibility issues, build JavaScript widgets and so much more. Continue Reading Take the ARIA and JavaScript Accessibility Course at Deque University

Learn How to Set Up an Accessibility Testing Program with our Web Accessibility Testing Techniques Course

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Discover how Deque University can empower you with the right tools to expand your knowledge (and your career!) in the world of web accessibility. This week, we focus on our Web Accessibility Testing Techniques course, which provides students with the knowledge to set up an accessibility testing program within their organization. Continue Reading Learn How to Set Up an Accessibility Testing Program with our Web Accessibility Testing Techniques Course