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Web Accessibility: Essential for Some, Useful for All

November 6, 2016

Learn how accessibility impacts people with disabilities and benefits everyone.

The W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) has created a series of short videos. They show the impact of web accessibility for people with disabilities, and the advantages for everyone in a variety of situations.

You can watch the full series in about 10 minutes. Audio described versions of the videos are available.

Video Captions (48 seconds)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Video Captions

Video Captions provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Colors with Good Contrast (1.03 minutes)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Colors with Good Contrast

Colors with Good Contrast provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Large Links, Buttons, and Controls (43 seconds)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Large Links, Buttons, and Controls

Large Links, Buttons, and Controls provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Customizable Text (47 seconds)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Customizable Text

Customizable Text provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Keyboard Compatibility (48 seconds)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Keyboard Compatibility

Keyboard Compatibility provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Clear Layout and Design (1.06 minutes)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Clear Layout and Design

Clear Layout and Design provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Notifications and Feedback (1.06 minutes)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Notifications and Feedback

Notifications and Feedback provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Text to Speech (54 seconds)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Text to Speech

Text to Speech provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Understandable Content (56 seconds)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Understandable Content

Understandable Content provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

Voice Recognition (1.11 minutes)

Video of Web Accessibility Perspectives: Voice Recognition

Voice Recognition provides more information including what needs to happen for this to work and resources to learn more.

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