Mark your calendars - #a11ychat will be back this month on October 21st from 4-5pm EDT. Our October topic is jQuery. Join the team for discussion and questions about using jQuery to develop dynamic and accessible web content. Learn more about Deque's Partnership With jQuery Deque is the official accessibility partner of jQuery. Read more here. If you're new to #a11ychat or tweetchats in general, visit… Continue Reading October #a11ychat talks about accessible jQuery
Today's post is from Chris McMeeking, a software developer at Deque. Prior to working with Deque, Chris ran his own company dedicated to making mobile devices accessible for children with cerebral palsy. "I've always been intrigued by using technology to bridge the gap for those less able. Technology can be part of the solution, as long as we don't allow it to become a growing… Continue Reading Accessible jQuery UI DatePicker
Today's expert post comes from Dylan Barrell, Deque's Vice President of Product Development. Dylan has almost 20 years of experience in technology development, technical sales, product management, product marketing, and corporate development. Dylan believes in leading through action to create value for shareholders and the community. Responsive Accessible Data Tables with a jQuery Plugin There are a handful of blog postings on accessible tables, the… Continue Reading Responsive Accessible Data Tables with jQuery
"Techniques for Labeling Standard HTML Form Controls" is an advanced accessibility technique post by Deque Principal Consultant Sailesh Panchang. In this post, Sailesh gives detailed information about how to code standard HTML form controls, making sure they are correctly labelled for accessibility.