Articles‎ > ‎

Accessibility Tips

posted Jun 28, 2009, 2:39 AM by Maao Vaireka   [ updated Sep 12, 2009, 4:08 PM ]

Tools for accessibility!


The following is a list of websites with good information about accessibility. Some features in google sites can be tweaked for good accessibility with a little work. Check out my comments about each site.

#1 - Various tips to help authors create accessible World Wide Web documents. ... Accessibility Tips. Validation. Platform Independence. Structural HTML.

Comments: nice easy site to follow and understand

http://www.htmlhelp.com/design/accessibility/tips.html

#2 - Authoring Tool Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 Working Draft 21 May 2009 ... Web Accessibility for Older Users:

Comments: the home of accessibility standards, information overload.

http://www.w3.org/WAI

#3 - WAVE is a free web accessibility evaluation tool provided by WebAIM. It is used to aid humans in the web accessibility evaluation process. Rather than providing a complex technical report, WAVE shows the original web page with embedded icons and indicators that reveal the accessibility of that page.

Comments: great little tool for checking accessibility, i use the firefox addon to check my sites.

http://wave.webaim.org