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Service design 29th October 2019

Complaints guide for encountering online accessibility barriers

Paul Smyth offers guidance and advice on how to raise a complaint about accessibility. Learn how to provide feedback when encountering online barriers.

Web development 28th October 2019

Designing for disability: quick do’s and don’ts

This article provides an overview of common conditions and impairments and how they can affect the way a user interacts with a website. This guidance is aimed at web developers and content managers wanting to learn about designing websites with accessibility in mind.

Content writing 7th October 2019

How to write better alt-text descriptions for accessibility

Adding alt-text to images is an important aspect of web accessibility. It allows people using screen readers to process images on a page. It includes visually impaired and blind users in the conversation.

Web development 30th September 2019

User testing versus automated testing for accessibility

HeX Productions discuss the differences between automated testing, manual and user testing when it comes to accessibility.

Social media 17th September 2019

How to make your Facebook business page more accessible

This article talks about how businesses, social media managers, influencers and publishers can make their Facebook presence more inclusive.

Social media 6th September 2019

How to make your Twitter feed more accessible

Tips for tweeting in a way that's more accessible for people who are deaf, blind, visually impaired and screen reader users.

Web development 3rd September 2019

6 quick tools to test for accessibility

There are several automated tools that test against Use these quick web tools to find out how accessible your website is.

Content management 3rd September 2019

How to make your GIFs accessible with the AX GIF plugin

GIFs have become an important part of internet pop culture. More and more online publishers from Buzzfeed to Cosmopolitan rely on GIFs to fill their articles. But what many content creators and online publishers are unaware of is that screen readers can't understand them.

Typography 15th August 2019

3 rules for accessible type on the web

Typography and text make up a considerable part of most websites, but there are a few fundamental principles to follow to ensure your content is inclusive.

Content writing 29th July 2019

10 ways to make your written content accessible | Life of a Blind Girl

Everyone has different levels of vision and people use a wide range of assistive technology, such as screen readers or magnification software. It’s important to make your content accessible to everyone. Blind blogger Holly shares her top 10 tips for making your written content accessible and inclusive.