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7 ways to CREATE A CULTURE
of web accessibility
7 ways to CREATE A CULTURE
of web accessibility
According to Eric Bailey
7 ways to CREATE A CULTURE
of web accessibility
According to Eric Bailey
that’s him!
Tip #1: BEING READY FOR THE FUTURE BY
EMBRACING THE PAST
Tip #1: BEING READY FOR THE FUTURE BY
EMBRACING THE PAST
Embrace the fundamentals of the Open Web and use
seman!c, standar...
Tip #2: EASY TO FIND, EASY TO DISCOVER
Tip #2: EASY TO FIND, EASY TO DISCOVER
Building for accessibility helps achieve search engine op!miza!on
(SEO) and analy!c...
Tip #3: PLAYS NICE WITH OTHERS
Tip #3: PLAYS NICE WITH OTHERS
Accessible content is interoperable content.
Tip #4: FABULOUS SAVINGS!
Tip #4: FABULOUS SAVINGS!
Accessibility makes for a be"er overall site for both developers
to maintain and users to experi...
Tip #5: OPEN TO EVERYBODY
Tip #5: OPEN TO EVERYBODY
Users commonly work across a range of devices to complete
tasks. That means different user intera...
Tip #6: INVESTING IN GREATNESS
Tip #6: INVESTING IN GREATNESS
One of the cornerstones of accessibility is empathy—
understanding the needs of your users ...
Tip #7: RISK AVERSION
Tip #7: RISK AVERSION
Much like construc!ng a storefront that isn’t up to code, an
inaccessible product is a liability. It...
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We take amazing ideas and turns them into digital reality
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7 Ways to Create a Culture of Web Accessibility

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Follow these tips to help your company embrace web accessibility.

Written by Eric Bailey, UX Designer at Cantina

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7 Ways to Create a Culture of Web Accessibility

  1. 1. 7 ways to CREATE A CULTURE of web accessibility
  2. 2. 7 ways to CREATE A CULTURE of web accessibility According to Eric Bailey
  3. 3. 7 ways to CREATE A CULTURE of web accessibility According to Eric Bailey that’s him!
  4. 4. Tip #1: BEING READY FOR THE FUTURE BY EMBRACING THE PAST
  5. 5. Tip #1: BEING READY FOR THE FUTURE BY EMBRACING THE PAST Embrace the fundamentals of the Open Web and use seman!c, standards-based web technologies over closed proprietary systems.
  6. 6. Tip #2: EASY TO FIND, EASY TO DISCOVER
  7. 7. Tip #2: EASY TO FIND, EASY TO DISCOVER Building for accessibility helps achieve search engine op!miza!on (SEO) and analy!c goals you likely already have.
  8. 8. Tip #3: PLAYS NICE WITH OTHERS
  9. 9. Tip #3: PLAYS NICE WITH OTHERS Accessible content is interoperable content.
  10. 10. Tip #4: FABULOUS SAVINGS!
  11. 11. Tip #4: FABULOUS SAVINGS! Accessibility makes for a be"er overall site for both developers to maintain and users to experience, and that can translate into savings.
  12. 12. Tip #5: OPEN TO EVERYBODY
  13. 13. Tip #5: OPEN TO EVERYBODY Users commonly work across a range of devices to complete tasks. That means different user interac!on modes in mul!ple, unknowable contexts. Cra$ing a specific "special needs” site simply won’t suffice.
  14. 14. Tip #6: INVESTING IN GREATNESS
  15. 15. Tip #6: INVESTING IN GREATNESS One of the cornerstones of accessibility is empathy— understanding the needs of your users and customers: - That means listening carefully. - That means being humble. - That means being willing to rethink assump!ons.
  16. 16. Tip #7: RISK AVERSION
  17. 17. Tip #7: RISK AVERSION Much like construc!ng a storefront that isn’t up to code, an inaccessible product is a liability. It’s becoming more common for organiza!ons of any size to be held accountable for viola!ng the ADA
  18. 18. Can!na is a digital design and development agency. We take amazing ideas and turns them into digital reality for startups and enterprises. Have a project in mind? Drop us a line: hello@can!na.co

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