Accessibility 101 – Ignite Frankfurt

2eb74cc5ebb96ea69807efa88c448aa2?s=47 Eric Eggert
September 27, 2011

Accessibility 101 – Ignite Frankfurt

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Eric Eggert

September 27, 2011
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  1. Accessibility Eric Eggert, yatil.de, Global Ignite Week (Frankfurt), 2010-03-01

  2. (Almost.) Everyone here is disabled. (Or will be at some

    time.)
  3. None
  4. “People need not be limited by physical handicaps as long

    as they are not disabled in spirit.”
  5. None
  6. different input mechanisms & different output mechanisms

  7. None
  8. None
  9. We don’t need special websites for people with special requirements.

  10. None
  11. None
  12. None
  13. None
  14. Accessible websites help everyone.

  15. Have you ever forgotten to buy new batteries for your

    mouse?
  16. Designing for our future selves.

  17. 14-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+ 0 25 50 75

    100 1998 2008
  18. Making great websites is fun.

  19. The web enables people to do things beyond their abilities.

  20. Thank you!

  21. Images •Slide 3 & 4: • http://epicwinftw.com/2010/01/29/stephen-hawking-lego/ •Slide 5: •

    Trackball: http://www.vowiki.at/index.php?title=Bild:Infogriptrackball.jpg • http://www.assistiveware.com/videos.php •Slide 7: • http://www.flickr.com/photos/karola/4017466586/in/photostream/ (Karola Riegler) • http://www.bizeps.or.at/oegsvideo.php?nr=9593 (ÖGS video still image) • http://www.ted.com/talks/temple_grandin_the_world_needs_all_kinds_of_minds.html (TED video) • http://live.gnome.org/Orca (Orca screen reader) •Slide 8: • http://www.flickr.com/photos/yatil/galleries/72157623414493993/ by @ScreenOrigami •Slide 10: • http://failblog.org/2008/09/05/ramp-fail/ (Failblog) • http://accessibility-fail.dreamwidth.org/1101.html (found at accessibility-fail.dreamwidth.org)
  22. Images •Slide 11: • http://www.hauptbahnhof-wien.at/ •Slide 12 & 13: •

    http://www.ted.com/talks/temple_grandin_the_world_needs_all_kinds_of_minds.html •Slide 15: • http://www.apple.com/magicmouse/ •Slide 20: • http://thereifixedit.com/2009/08/16/epic-kludge-photo-santas-towing-service/