A Vendor Tells You All About
How To Ask About Accessibility
"How can I get there?"
asked Dorothy.
"The road to the City of
Emeralds is paved with
yellow brick," said the
Witch, "so y...
 An Accessibility Hierarchy Of Needs
 How To Get From Here To Accessibility
 5 Questions To Ask Vendors
 4 Things You ...
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist compliance
perceivable content
How To Get From Here To
Accessibility
Surviving getting blown
away by the cyclone of
accessibility
HO
W
5 Questions To Ask Vendors About
Their Accessibility
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist
compliance
perceivable content
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist
compliance
perceivable content
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist
compliance
perceivable content
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist
compliance
perceivable content
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist
compliance
perceivable content
4 Things To Do Yourself To Learn
About A Product’s Accessibility
Search! Look at the web, FB, Twitter etc.
Look at what other people say about the
brand’s and the product’s accessibilit...
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist
compliance
perceivable content
Read their Accessibility Policy
Read t...
integrated culture
lifecycle
engineering
checklist
compliance
perceivable content
 Take a look at the product for yoursel...
 Get out of the building and talk to people
 Have your users use the product
 Ask them “What problems are you trying to...
3 Ways To Give Your Accessibility Story A
Happy Ending
Hadi Rangin
How to talk and discuss about
accessibility with vendors?
http://j.mp/1mgwwqW
Carin Headrick
@vccarin
Sean Yo
@seanyo
me@seanyo.ca
http://seanyo.ca
Get The Slides!
sean.ly/behindTheCurtain
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility
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Behind The Curtain: A Vendors Talks About Accessibility

  1. 1. A Vendor Tells You All About How To Ask About Accessibility
  2. 2. "How can I get there?" asked Dorothy. "The road to the City of Emeralds is paved with yellow brick," said the Witch, "so you cannot miss it. When you get to Oz do not be afraid of him, but tell your story and ask him to help you. Good-bye, my dear."
  3. 3.  An Accessibility Hierarchy Of Needs  How To Get From Here To Accessibility  5 Questions To Ask Vendors  4 Things You Can Do To Learn About A Product  3 Ways To Give Your Story A Happy Ending
  4. 4. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  5. 5. How To Get From Here To Accessibility
  6. 6. Surviving getting blown away by the cyclone of accessibility
  7. 7. HO W
  8. 8. 5 Questions To Ask Vendors About Their Accessibility
  9. 9. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  10. 10. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  11. 11. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  12. 12. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  13. 13. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  14. 14. 4 Things To Do Yourself To Learn About A Product’s Accessibility
  15. 15. Search! Look at the web, FB, Twitter etc. Look at what other people say about the brand’s and the product’s accessibility integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  16. 16. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content Read their Accessibility Policy Read the VPAT  Supports – Does Not Support – Supports with Exceptions  Look for detailed remarks  Not Supported Doesn’t Mean Bad  This is voluntary and they are owning the issue – that’s a good thing
  17. 17. integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content  Take a look at the product for yourself!  Use a screen reader: JAWS, NVDA  Web tools: Fangs, WAVE, FAE  http://sean.ly/a11ytools  Check the vendor’s website with these tools
  18. 18.  Get out of the building and talk to people  Have your users use the product  Ask them “What problems are you trying to solve?”  Ask them “What are your current pain points?” integrated culture lifecycle engineering checklist compliance perceivable content
  19. 19. 3 Ways To Give Your Accessibility Story A Happy Ending
  20. 20. Hadi Rangin How to talk and discuss about accessibility with vendors? http://j.mp/1mgwwqW Carin Headrick @vccarin
  21. 21. Sean Yo @seanyo me@seanyo.ca http://seanyo.ca Get The Slides! sean.ly/behindTheCurtain

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