Beat the Tsunami with a WAVE

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Presentation from Toronto's #DevTO monthly meetup on Sept 20, 2013. …

Presentation from Toronto's #DevTO monthly meetup on Sept 20, 2013.

Presentation was a 10-15 minutes talk aimed at introducing developers new to digital accessibility how to use and test their content using the various versions of WebAIM's Wave.

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  • No longer an option of it it will apply to me, it’s when will it apply to me.Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities ActWeb Content Accessibility Guidelines – version 1 1999, version 2 2008 – now ISO standardBritish StandardsThe 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 
  • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities ActWeb Content Accessibility Guidelines – version 1 1999, version 2 2008 – now ISO standardBritish StandardsThe 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 

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  • 1. Beat the TSUNAMI With A @patrickdunphy #DevTO September30,2013
  • 2. Transplanted Newfoundlander Embarrasses wife At Sporting Events proud father
  • 3. The REAL Beginning The Beginning The Present
  • 4. AODA WCAG 2.0 CVAA Section 508 BS 8878 Accessibility Standards Baby boomer= silvertsunami
  • 5. Introduce free testing Tools That are availableto anyone And are eaSY TO USE
  • 6. WEBVersion toolbar Api
  • 7. • Provides different views •Determine target goal •Summarizesresults •instant Documentation •Code inspector *Wave is a tool to assist with evaluation, it’s not used to verify content is 100% accessible.
  • 8. http://wave.webaim.org
  • 9. •Currently firefox only(Chrome release TBD) •Evaluation includesscripting http://wave.webaim.org/toolbar
  • 10. •v.1 releasedin march 2013 • minimalcost ($0.04- $0.025/credit) • returns XML or JSON • Stand-aLone BETALICENSE (mac/windows/linux) • Tools:Spider, URLManager, Scheduler, etc. http://wave.webaim.org/api
  • 11. http://www.webaim.org http://www.w3.org/WAI https://atutor.ca https://www.webaccessibility.com http://www.webaxe.org http://www.accessiq.org Your keyboard Screen readers FANGS plugin WAT Toolbar (ie) Colour contrast analyzer FireEyes Diagnostic.css NoCoffeePlugin Firebug, WebDev Toolbar HighContrastMode
  • 12. •Youarethemostimportanttestingtool •Don'tjustsayno, offersolutions •Engage the community(#a11y is your friend) •BE A SPONGE •Share your knowledge
  • 13. @patrickdunphy
  • 14. http://www.AccessibilityCampTo.org Register Online November 16,2013 Ontario College ofart &Design (OCAD),100 McCaul st.