Pragmatica11y: Web Accessibility Best Practices

Pragmatica11y: Web Accessibility Best Practices

Continuing our end of the year wrap-up, we are highlighting some of the best accessibility blog posts from 2013. Denis Boudreau's Pragmatica11y series was a popular feature on the Deque blog this year. Pick and choose the blog topics that interest you, or read them all, starting with the first in the series! Pragmatic Accessibility Welcome to "Pragmatica11y" Denis introduces his new blog column Pragmatica11y… Continue Reading Pragmatica11y: Web Accessibility Best Practices

PDF Accessibility: Everything You Need to Know

PDF Accessibility: Everything You Need to Know

2013 is drawing to a close and we wanted to highlight some of the best posts on the Deque blog you may have missed. Earlier this year, Denis Boudreau published a popular four-part series on PDF Accessibility. We have rounded up all the posts here so you can catch up. Requirements for an Accessible PDF In the first post of the series, Denis lays out… Continue Reading PDF Accessibility: Everything You Need to Know

Aria-required=true: WCAG 2 Compliance versus Best Practice

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Because the attribute "aria-required" is supported by commonly used browser-assistive technology combinations, many consider its use as the easiest and most optimal method for indicating that input is required for a field. Yet, recommending its use may not be so straightforward from a strict WCAG 2 compliance viewpoint. Conveying in an accessible manner that input for a field is required is necessary only when there… Continue Reading Aria-required=true: WCAG 2 Compliance versus Best Practice