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How to Begin Remediating Your Website’s Inaccessibility

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March 25, 2021

How to Begin Remediating Your Website’s Inaccessibility

Learn to diagnose accessibility issues on your legacy site and find helpful starting points for embracing inclusive solutions.

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Sparkbox

March 25, 2021
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  1. How to begin remediating your website’s inaccessibility. Heather Taylor, CPWA

    | Frontend Designer
  2. Common pitfalls when working to improve site accessibility

  3. Pitfall #1 The compliance "checkbox" culture

  4. Pitfall #2 Treating accessibility as an afterthought

  5. Pitfall #3 Ignoring the enormous spending capacity of people with

    disabilities
  6. Pause. Re fl ect.

  7. A few ways people use the web di ff erently

  8. People with Visual Disabilities Blindness Low vision Color blindness

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  11. People with Auditory Disabilities Hard of hearing Deafness

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  13. People with Motor Disabilities Inability to use a mouse Slow

    response time Limited fi ne motor control
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  15. People with Cognitive Disabilities Have a greater di ff i

    culty with mental tasks than the average person.
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  17. Start the Conversation!