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Video 24th August 2020

A guide to using subtitles, captions and transcripts for accessibility

Learn how to make your videos more accessible with subtitles, closed captions and transcripts. We explain the difference between each and how they help people with various access needs.

Public sector 20th August 2020

Public sector websites: 6 common accessibility issues (and how to fix them)

Some of the most common accessibility errors with public sector websites. And how they can be resolved to meet new accessibility regulations.

Content writing 14th August 2020

How to improve your writing with plain English

Using plain English makes your writing more accessible. Follow these tips to upgrade your writing style and reach more people.

Online video streaming 23rd June 2020

Best video on-demand streaming services for accessibility

Use this guide to compare the most popular on-demand services and find out which ones best suit your access needs.

Service design 12th June 2020

How banks are supporting disabled customers during coronavirus

We look at the most popular UK banks to see how they are supporting disabled customers through the coronavirus pandemic. And how they are making existing services accessible to people during this time.

Service design 8th April 2020

Best video conferencing apps and software for accessibility

Video calling apps can help maintain connection and community online, even if you’re unable to in person. Here's an overview of the best video conferencing apps for accessibility.

UX 17th February 2020

How web accessibility can improve eCommerce website performance | MarketingTech

Having an accessible eCommerce store is good for business. Here are a just a few of the commercial benefits of making your online business inclusive.

Inclusive design 7th November 2019

The 7 principles of inclusive design and how to achieve them

Learn about the seven inclusive design principles, with infographics from Barclays Accessibility Team, and how they apply to web accessibility practices.

Web development 5th November 2019

7 reasons why accessibility is good for SEO and sales | Search Engine Journal

Accessibility is a factor that has traditionally been on the margins of SEO and web development. But there are solid business reasons why accessibility should be a top consideration. Accessibility can have a positive effect on sales and SEO.

Web development 4th November 2019

Guide to screen reader testing for sighted web developers

Accessibility determines the user experience of the web apps you build. This quick guide from Jessica Jordan will give you an introduction to user testing for blind and visually impaired users who rely on screen readers to navigate the web.