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Truth about ajax and accessibility preview

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Upcoming UIE Virtual Seminar - June 9, 2011

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Truth about ajax and accessibility preview

  1. 1. The Truth about Ajax and AccessibilityUIE Virtual SeminarJune 9, 2011with Derek Featherstone (@feather)
  2. 2. “JavaScript doesn’t work with screen readers” LS E F A
  3. 3. FA LS E“People with disabilities turn JavaScript o ”
  4. 4. What is the truth?
  5. 5. We’ve created code that follows “best practice”
  6. 6. JAWS didn’t get it.Nothing.
  7. 7. We’ve seen code that wasde nitely NOT “best practice”
  8. 8. // Custom App that uses// document.write for everything.// EVERYTHING.document.write(lastNameInput);document.write(firstNameInput);
  9. 9. JAWSunderstood almosteverything .
  10. 10. The Truth about Ajax and AccessibilityUIE Virtual SeminarJune 9, 2011with Derek Featherstone (@feather)

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