Structured Negotiations are Making the Web Accessible

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Lawsuits regarding web accessibility have been in the news lately, and companies are increasingly aware of the risk. Web and mobile services that are inaccessible to those with disabilities leaves your company open to significant litigation.  Unlike most lawsuits that seek large payouts for an injured party, web accessibility lawsuits have a much different goal: to urge companies to make improvements so that users with… Continue Reading Structured Negotiations are Making the Web Accessible

Deque ranked in Inc. 500|5000 list of growing companies

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Deque Systems has been ranked number 2,940 in the seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest growing private companies.  The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy--America's independent entrepreneurs.  This is the fourth time Deque has appeared on the Inc. 500|5000 list. Deque CEO Preety Kumar states, "This is a very exciting time for… Continue Reading Deque ranked in Inc. 500|5000 list of growing companies

Good UX Design is Accessible

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User experience designers have been blogging about web accessibility lately, and some great posts have come across our feed. We've rounded up some the best posts talking about how user-friendly designs can be created with all users in mind. UX Bloggers make the case for web accessibility In Accessibility in UX Design: Takes From the Field, Libby Heasman describes how she advocates for the user in… Continue Reading Good UX Design is Accessible

Prepare to be Amazed

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Is your organization struggling with how to handle website accessibility? If you need to quickly make your site compliant with web accessibility standards, Deque's revolutionary new product Amaze is exactly the solution you have have been looking for. Amaze is a server-based solution that delivers instant accessibility fixes directly to the user, making your website accessible on the fly. Download our Amaze product overview and… Continue Reading Prepare to be Amazed

Accessible Marketing Series in Review

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To wrap up our series on accessible marketing, we look to our marketing and design partners at The Whole Brain Group. In this post, they review accessible marketing and share their tips for using accessibility in your digital marketing plans. Follow #a11ymktg on Twitter to keep up with the content posted during the series.  Accessible Digital Marketing by The Whole Brain Group For the past three… Continue Reading Accessible Marketing Series in Review

New Mobile App Would Help With Physical Accessibility in NYC

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Mobile technology often helps users with digital accessibility, but a new application would encourage access to physical locations as well. Wheel New York is a new mobile app and website that would help users with disabilities rate locations in New York City for wheelchair access and also help them plan accessible routes. The project was the brainstorm of Jennifer Feinberg, whose brother Alex uses a wheelchair. Wheel… Continue Reading New Mobile App Would Help With Physical Accessibility in NYC

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