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Can the Dynamic Web be Fully Accessible? Southwest Conference on Disability 2011 Virginia DeBolt, Emily Lewis, Jason Nakai...
Presenters <ul><li>Virginia DeBolt, Author, Educator, Curriculum Designer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email:  [email_address] </...
Presenters <ul><li>Jason Nakai, Designer, Developer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email:  [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><...
Accessible <ul><li>People with disabilities  </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>… can acquire the same information </li></ul></ul><...
Progressive Enhancement <ul><li>Layers of content structured through semantic HTML, CSS and scripting </li></ul>
Free Testing Tools <ul><li>Web Developer Toolbar for Firefox and Chrome:  chrispederick.com/work/web-developer/ </li></ul>...
Screenreaders <ul><li>JAWS demo  http://www.freedomscientific.com/downloads/jaws/jaws-downloads.asp   </li></ul><ul><li>NV...
Structure and Mark-Up <ul><li>WebAIM Semantic Structure:  webaim.org/techniques/semanticstructure/ </li></ul><ul><li>Meani...
ARIA Resources <ul><li>WAI-ARIA Overview  http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/aria   </li></ul><ul><li>ARIA Landmark Support:  pac...
PDF, Flash and More <ul><li>PDF Accessibility:  webaim.org/techniques/acrobat/ </li></ul><ul><li>Acrobat accessibility tra...
Articles <ul><li>Is the mobile web enabled or disabled?  slideshare.net/iheni/is-the-mobile-web-enabled-or-disabled-by-des...
Javascript, HTML 5, media <ul><li>How to compensate for browser support with JavaScript:  html5accessibility.com/   </li><...
Accessibility Training <ul><li>AccessU May 2012, Austin  http://www.knowbility.org/v/accessu/   </li></ul><ul><li>Free tut...
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Southwest Conference on Disability 2011

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Can the Dynamic Web Be Accessibie? A panel discussion with Virginia DeBolt, Emily Lewis, Jason Nakai and Sharron Rush.

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Southwest Conference on Disability 2011

  1. 1. Can the Dynamic Web be Fully Accessible? Southwest Conference on Disability 2011 Virginia DeBolt, Emily Lewis, Jason Nakai, Sharron Rush
  2. 2. Presenters <ul><li>Virginia DeBolt, Author, Educator, Curriculum Designer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Web: vdebolt.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blog: webteacher.ws </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Emily Lewis, Web Designer, Author, Speaker </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Web: emilylewisdesign.com </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blog: ablognotlimited.com </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Presenters <ul><li>Jason Nakai, Designer, Developer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Web: nakaimedia.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sharron Rush, Director, Knowbility, Inc. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Web: knowbility.org </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Accessible <ul><li>People with disabilities </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>… can acquire the same information </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>… participate in the same activities </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>… be active producers </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Progressive Enhancement <ul><li>Layers of content structured through semantic HTML, CSS and scripting </li></ul>
  6. 6. Free Testing Tools <ul><li>Web Developer Toolbar for Firefox and Chrome: chrispederick.com/work/web-developer/ </li></ul><ul><li>Web Accessibility Toolbar for IE : http://www.visionaustralia.org.au/ais/toolbar/ </li></ul><ul><li>FireEyes from Deque: http://www.deque.com/products/worldspace-fireeyes/download-worldspace-fireeyes </li></ul><ul><li>WAVE: wave.webaim.org/ </li></ul>
  7. 7. Screenreaders <ul><li>JAWS demo http://www.freedomscientific.com/downloads/jaws/jaws-downloads.asp </li></ul><ul><li>NVDA http://www.nvda-project.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>Fangs Screenreader Emulator http://www.standards-schmandards.com/projects/fangs/ </li></ul>
  8. 8. Structure and Mark-Up <ul><li>WebAIM Semantic Structure: webaim.org/techniques/semanticstructure/ </li></ul><ul><li>Meaningful Markup: POSH and Beyond: msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/scriptjunkie/ff770012 </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube-Importance of Headings for Accessibility: www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmUPhEVWu_E </li></ul>
  9. 9. ARIA Resources <ul><li>WAI-ARIA Overview http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/aria </li></ul><ul><li>ARIA Landmark Support: paciellogroup.com/blog/2011/07/html5-accessibility-chops-aria-landmark-support/ </li></ul><ul><li>WAI-ARIA Primer: msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/scriptjunkie/ff743762.aspx </li></ul><ul><li>ARIA Roles 101: webteacher.ws/2010/10/14/aria-roles-101/ </li></ul>
  10. 10. PDF, Flash and More <ul><li>PDF Accessibility: webaim.org/techniques/acrobat/ </li></ul><ul><li>Acrobat accessibility training resources: adobe.com/accessibility/products/acrobat/training.html </li></ul><ul><li>Accessible Tables: webaim.org/techniques/tables/ </li></ul><ul><li>Responsive Web Design: alistapart.com/articles/responsive-web-design/ </li></ul>
  11. 11. Articles <ul><li>Is the mobile web enabled or disabled? slideshare.net/iheni/is-the-mobile-web-enabled-or-disabled-by-design </li></ul><ul><li>Make a web site accessible for mobile: w3.org/WAI/mobile/ </li></ul><ul><li>Web and mobile accessibility: slideshare.net/iheni/web-and-mobile-accessibility </li></ul>
  12. 12. Javascript, HTML 5, media <ul><li>How to compensate for browser support with JavaScript: html5accessibility.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>HTML5 and Accessibility: msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/scriptjunkie/hh204741 </li></ul><ul><li>HTML5 multi track audio and video: blog.gingertech.net/2011/05/01/html5-multi-track-audio-or-video/ </li></ul><ul><li>Media Group Shim: github.com/rwldrn/mediagroup.js/ </li></ul>
  13. 13. Accessibility Training <ul><li>AccessU May 2012, Austin http://www.knowbility.org/v/accessu/ </li></ul><ul><li>Free tutorials from W3C http://www.w3.org/WAI/presentations/Overview.php </li></ul>

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