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Public sector 29th November 2021

UK Law and digital accessibility: What it means for your organisation

The UK’s digital accessibility laws are relatively new and unclear compared to other parts of UK law. And there are several parts that relate to web accessibility. Gavin B Harris explains them here.

Content 25th October 2021

How special characters and symbols affect screen reader accessibility

Special characters and punctuation are an important part of the information we share. But it’s worth noting how they impact accessibility. Particularly for screen reader users.

Inclusive design 9th September 2021

How to make your emails more accessible

We send and receive emails every day. But do you ever stop to think about how accessible your emails are before clicking send?

Web development 3rd September 2021

Why accessibility overlays do not improve site accessibility

Consider these points before using an accessibility overlay on your website. Often they can make the user experience worse for the disabled people they claim to help.

Social media 20th August 2021

Avoid these common alt-text mistakes

Learn how to write more useful alt-text descriptions, and avoid these common mistakes.

Colour 23rd June 2021

Further accessibility resources

Web accessibility resources to help you build inclusive design best practices into your work.

UX 21st May 2021

6 web accessibility features that benefit more people than you think

There are 14 million disabled people in the UK, many who rely on website accessibility. But designing for disability results in designs that benefit everybody.

Content 28th April 2021

Why everyone should write accessible content

Accessibility is a passion of mine. It’s the thing that I’m muttering about in my sleep and will rant about at anyone who will listen.

Disabled voices 14th April 2021

Accessibility and disability: facts and figures

Research and statistics into disability, accessibility and the spending power of disabled people.

Disabled voices 25th March 2021

Disabled UK bloggers you should follow

Understanding accessibility means understanding disabled experiences. And the more you learn about different disabled experiences, the more likely you are to design inclusively.