Accessibility Handbook: Making 508 Compliant Websites by Katie Cunningham

By Katie Cunningham

Get sensible guidance for making your site available to individuals with disabilities. With this guide, you’ll methods to layout or boost a website that conforms to part 508 of the USA Rehabilitation Act—and within the method you’ll detect the right way to supply a greater consumer adventure for everyone.

The Accessibility Handbook introduces you to numerous audiences that experience trouble utilizing today’s advanced web content, together with individuals with blindness, listening to loss, actual disabilities, and cognitive problems. tips on how to help assistive applied sciences, and comprehend which fonts, colours, web page layouts, and different layout components paintings best—without having to exclude complicated features, lease open air support, or considerably bring up overhead.

Develop strategies that accommodate:

  • Complete blindness. Create a logical rfile move to help display readers
  • Low imaginative and prescient and colour blindness. Optimize photos and colour schemes, and confirm your website enlarges gracefully
  • Hearing impairment. offer video captions and visible indicators for interactive features
  • Physical disabilities. Make kinds, popups, and navigation more uncomplicated to use
  • Cognitive disorders. Adapt fonts and textual content kinds for dyslexic clients, and layout constant, well-organized pages for individuals with ADHD

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