Accessibility for Mobile Web: Improving Color Contrast

illustrations of ux design and color contrast on a mobile phone

Color contrast is a hot topic in the area of accessibility testing. And often overlooked, are accessibility color contrast best practices specific to mobile web. Let's start by diving into the web content accessibility guidelines, also known as WCAG, and the success criterion related to contrast minimum. We will also dive into things web designers should keep in mind when designing and review which tools… Continue Reading Accessibility for Mobile Web: Improving Color Contrast

Design Before Code: Thinking About Accessibility from the Ground Up

close up view of a web designer working on a webpage, meant to illustrate inclusive UX design

This is the first part of a companion post Caitlin Geier wrote on accessible UX design. In part one, Caitlin details the intersection between usability and accessibility. She discusses the importance of thinking about users first, and why website accessibility is a collaborative effort. Read on to learn more.
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