Design Before Code: Thinking About Accessibility from the Ground Up

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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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Announcing WorldSpace Attest Mobile: Deque’s New Tool for Native Mobile Accessibility Testing

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Introducing WorldSpace Attest for Android. Testing native mobile apps for accessibility has never been easier. For the first time, native mobile developers can run automated accessibility tests on their code as part of their regular integration and unit testing processes. Attest for Android offers the same
efficiency, convenience, and accuracy as all of our WorldSpace tools. Welcome to easily integrated accessibility testing and remediation for your Android apps! Continue Reading Announcing WorldSpace Attest Mobile: Deque’s New Tool for Native Mobile Accessibility Testing

Get Smart About Web Accessibility

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We understand that Web Accessibility can be a little overwhelming. So we've created a variety of tools and training to help get you educated on all aspects of web accessibility - starting with the basics. In this post, you'll learn about our comprehensive Web Accessibility Fundamentals course offered at Deque University, and you'll also be able to watch our free Web Accessibility 101 webinar. Time to get smart about web accessibility! Continue Reading Get Smart About Web Accessibility

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

The Experts have Spoken! Our Favorite Accessibility Tools

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What are your favorite accessibility tools and checkers? That's the question we asked the experts on our accessibility team. From aXe to WAVE to NoCoffee and more, our accessibility experts discuss the merits of their favorite accessibility tools that they use in their daily work. Continue Reading The Experts have Spoken! Our Favorite Accessibility Tools

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

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