Accessible Client-side Form Validation with HTML5

Connecting labels to inputs is easy! But what about required fields, error messages, and keyboard focus? In this three part blog series we'll learn to make accessible forms with HTML5, WAI-ARIA, and jQuery Validation. Our strategy will be to first try validation with HTML5 in the latest browsers that support these form attributes, then we will use WAI-ARIA which works with the latest screen readers, and… Continue Reading Accessible Client-side Form Validation with HTML5

CSUN 2011: Special Events, Presentations, and More!

We're very excited about CSUN 2011, the web accessibility industry's leading conference! This year, we're presenting several top-notch papers, and have two very special evening events planned. First, let's talk about the presentations. We've got something for everyone. For starters, "Worldspace FireEyes: a Free Tool for AJAX Application Development". Or maybe you're interested in something like, "Managing Accessibility Compliance in the Enterprise". Mobile applications are… Continue Reading CSUN 2011: Special Events, Presentations, and More!

Deque President Preety Kumar to Attend White House 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Americans With Disabilities Act Today

On Monday, July 26, President Obama will hold an event at the White House to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which was signed into law by President George W. Bush on this date in 1990. Preety Kumar, President & Founder of Deque Systems, one of the first web accessibility-focused companies in the United States, has been invited to attend the… Continue Reading Deque President Preety Kumar to Attend White House 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Americans With Disabilities Act Today

Next Generation Web Accessibility Tools are Critically Needed

This ain't your older brother's web any more Web pages used to be relatively static affairs, some were generated by server side applications, some stored in content management systems. But because of the browser wars, developers were loathe to use too much JavaScript for fear of having products that would only work for half of their users. Of course, where there is a problem or… Continue Reading Next Generation Web Accessibility Tools are Critically Needed

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