Developing digital experiences, tools and devices for everyone
If developers focus their attention only on the “average consumer,” they will leave out users with specific needs and preferences. There is a significant risk of exclusion.
The foundation of an accessible publishing ecosystem is becoming more clearly defined. This is an ecosystem in which fundamental and important accessibility features can be used consistently by developers. Included in this ecosystem are authoring tools, digital content, reading systems and distribution platforms.
Open web platform and HTML5
We all benefit from the work done within Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI). There are specific accessibility requirements that need developers’ attention.
Find help on this site and learn how to build accessible digital experiences. Automated tools can identify a small fraction of potential accessibility issues. User testing may provide more effective approach.
Several technology companies have added accessibility sections to their websites to assist developers in making content, applications, and devices more accessible, for example: