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  • Accessibility in the New World Gary Barber © copyright istockphoto
  • •Make Web Sites Usable by People •Design Websites •Passion for Accessibility •AWIA Committee Accessibility in the New World
  • WHAT? Accessibility in the New World © copyright istockphoto
  • The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect. - Tim Berners-Lee Accessibility in the New World
  • Mobile Web Accessibility in the New World
  • Low or High Speed Accessibility in the New World
  • Connectivity Accessibility in the New World
  • Equal Access Accessibility in the New World
  • Common Technology? © copyright istockphoto Accessibility in the New World
  • Assistive Technology Accessibility in the New World
  • Motor Disability Accessibility in the New World
  • Sensory Disabilities Accessibility in the New World
  • Cognitive Disabilities Accessibility in the New World
  • WHY? Accessibility in the New World © copyright istockphoto
  • Going Fishing? Accessibility in the New World
  • 2000 - SOCOG vs HREOC Accessibility in the New World
  • It’s the Law US - Section 508, Rehabilitation Act AU - Discrimination Act © copyright istockphoto Accessibility in the New World
  • Moral Choice © copyright istockphoto Accessibility in the New World
  • WHO? Accessibility in the New World © copyright istockphoto
  • 14 Years Young Accessibility in the New World
  • Professionalism Usability Professionals’ Association Accessibility in the New World
  • Qualifications © copyright istockphoto Accessibility in the New World
  • Beware Accessibility in the New World
  • Yes It’s Confusing Accessibility in the New World
  • Standards? Accessibility in the New World
  • •Best Practice Standards? •Real Standards ‣ISO/IEC 15445:2000 - HTML ‣ISO/IEC 16262:2002 - Javascript ‣ISO 8879 - SGML ‣ISO 13407 - Interactive systems ‣ISO 9241 - Ergonomics and visual display terminals ‣ISO 32000 - Adobe PDF •Industry is beyond these Accessibility in the New World
  • So What is Used? Accessibility in the New World
  • So What is Used? •W3C - World Wide Web Consortium •ARIA - Accessible Rich Internet Applications •WCAG 2 - Web Content Accessibility Guidelines •Recommended Specifications (state of play) ‣HTML 4 ‣xHTML 1 ‣CSS 2 Accessibility in the New World
  • So What is Used? •Semantic Web •3 Pillars of the Web ‣Content (the information), ‣Design (the look), ‣Function (the interaction) •Unobtrusive Programming •Graceful Degradation Accessibility in the New World
  • User Testing not User Acceptance Testing Accessibility in the New World
  • Usability Audit Accessibility in the New World
  • Methods - User Centred Design Accessibility in the New World
  • Disability Testing Accessibility in the New World
  • It’s Not All Bad and Good Accessibility in the New World
  • In Summary ✓Experience ✓Qualifications ✓Professionalism ✓Build to Best Practice / Standards ✓Holistic Usability and Accessibility ✓Procedures and Methodology ✓Industry Knowledge Accessibility in the New World
  • Questions? Gary Barber http://radharc.com.au web@radharc.com.au Creative Commons Attribution- Noncommercial 2.5 Australia License Australian Web Industry Association http://webindustry.asn.au Accessibility in the New World © copyright istockphoto