University Web Developers

University Web Developers

Accessibility Discussions (28)

← Back to Accessibility
Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Seeking Contract Web Developers Fluent in Accessible (WCAG 2.0) Design

The University of Oregon is seeking to build a pool of independent web developers. We’re looking for innovative and world class production…

Started by James Bailey

0 Apr 3, 2013

Disabling style-sheets? Does anyone know user(s) who actually do this?

As part of 508 check I have to disable style-sheets and check the layout of the page. I've run into a problem, and it made me start thinkin…

Started by K

13 Dec 17, 2012
Reply by Ed Puckett

How do you test accessibility on your site?

I noticed Knowibility is now offering AccessWorks Usability and Accessibility Testing.  http://www.knowbility.org/v/service-detail/AccessWo

Started by Laurie Trow

6 Feb 4, 2012
Reply by Cameron Bates

Animated gifs

Hi, all.   Anyone still using animated gifs on their site? I just got a request to post an animated gif that will display attendee comments…

Started by Laurie Trow

2 May 11, 2011
Reply by Michael C Kappeler

Best way to make PDFs and Word documents accessible?

HI, all. Curious to know your approach to making pdfs and Word documents accessible. We have lots of pdfs on our site for event schedules,…

Started by Laurie Trow

3 Mar 24, 2011
Reply by Laurie Trow

Designing Accessible Web Forms Online Course

Designing Accessible Web Forms Course Dates: October 26th to November 23rd (5 weeks) Times: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3:00-4:00pm Central…

Started by Jon Gunderson

0 Oct 5, 2010

Web Accessibility Summit by E4H - Big Takeaways?

Wanted to start this thread to get people talking about the online conference and to discuss some of the big lessons or takeaways.  Anyone?

Started by Bruce Floyd

2 Oct 2, 2010
Reply by Bruce Floyd

PHP Library and Drupal Module for checking accessibility

After over a year and a half of development, I wanted to let this community know about the work we have been doing at CSU Monterey Bay to w…

Started by Kevin Miller

0 Mar 17, 2010

JQuery UI Dialog boxes - Accessible

Online documentation claims that the jquery UI dialog is accessible, but I'm not able to get JAWs to notice that the dialog even exists! Ca…

Started by Maureen Patterson

1 Nov 11, 2009
Reply by Gabe Nowicki

Flyout menus that are accessible?

I've worked quite hard to get a flyout menu that degrades nicely without CSS and without javascript, and which works across all common brow…

Started by Maureen Patterson

2 Sep 16, 2009
Reply by Maureen Patterson

RSS

Elsewhere

Latest Activity

Lauren Zakich commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Our 2018 OmniUpdate User Training Conference will be held in Anaheim on March 25 - 29! Speak at OUTC and you could receive free registration. Submit your proposal today!"
3 hours ago
Jason Brady replied to Eloine Chapman's discussion Should we migrate to https?
"We have started the move to make all our sites HTTPS. With our InCommon membership (paid by our State Chancellor's Ofice), we get free certificates, so there is no ongoing costs. In 2014, Google said they give some SEO bumps to HTTPS sites.…"
8 hours ago
Profile IconMichael Harvey, Bill Hartley and Jeff Dobbin joined University Web Developers
9 hours ago
Barb Iannucci replied to Eloine Chapman's discussion Should we migrate to https?
"Yep, I got the same messages. Some of our sites use SSL and we've been talking about migrating all the rest our sites for a while now. I suspect we will be doing it rather than just talking about it sooner rather than later now. :\"
19 hours ago
Eloine Chapman posted a discussion

Should we migrate to https?

I recently got a notice from Google that in October 2017 Chrome V62 with show the warning "NOT SECURE" on all our web pages we have a input field for search. Since on most of our pages there is nothing that would require secure information I've never felt the need for HTTPS. Our class registration pages are secure but not the general information pages. The warning is going to scare people though. Are others upgrading their websites?See More
yesterday
Colleen Brennan-Barry posted a discussion

HighEdWeb 2017 Early-Bird Pricing available through July 31

It’s the last week get HighEdWeb 2017 early-bird registration pricing! When you register for the Annual Conference by the end of Monday, July 31, you save $100 — and who doesn’t love that?!Register by July 31 to save $100…See More
Jul 25
Lauren Zakich commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Upcoming webcast: Join Angela Cavaliere from Montgomery County Community College as she demonstrates how to perform user testing to improve overall web experience. Register today!"
Jul 12
Michael E Matzkin joined Mark Greenfield's group
Thumbnail

WordPress

This group is for all those using WordPress as both a blogging platform and as a CMS
Jul 10
Dan Bashaw commented on Mark Greenfield's group WordPress
"Hi Samuel – WordPress will be a good choice for this kind of project. Can you let us know more about what features you are thinking of adding? It seems to me that a combination of a WordPress site and tightly integrated social media channels…"
Jun 29
Samuel Omotoso commented on Mark Greenfield's group WordPress
"I am just joining this platform and i started using wordpress lately. My interest is building and interactive alumni and membership site for my university. Any willing to help out?"
Jun 29
Samuel Omotoso joined Mark Greenfield's group
Thumbnail

WordPress

This group is for all those using WordPress as both a blogging platform and as a CMS
Jun 29
Samuel Omotoso is now a member of University Web Developers
Jun 28
Lauren Zakich commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Functionality of your website should be your foundation, but design is an important next step. See how design enhances your site in part two of this series. "
Jun 26
David Luhr posted a discussion

Digital Content Manager at Westminster College

Westminster College in Salt Lake City, UT is looking for a talented Digital Content Manager. Join our Agile web team and manage content for our high-traffic website, which recently won Sitefinity's Website of the Year 2016 award.View the full job description and apply today: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/westminstercollege/jobs/1767574/digital-content-managerSee More
Jun 15
Lauren Zakich commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Implementing a content governance plan, complete with workflows and approvals, is essential when building a digital strategy for your site. Register for our upcoming webcast with Stamats to learn best practices for content governance. "
Jun 15
Lauren Zakich commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Web accessibility is an important aspect of any website. But where do you start when it comes to making your higher ed site accessible? Read on to see how easy it is to begin. "
Jun 14
Lauren Zakich commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Using redirects on your site when change occurs can help with SEO. Find out more about how to handle reorganization and redirection in our latest blog post. "
Jun 1
Johnathan F Kelly is now a member of University Web Developers
Jun 1
Debbie joined Mark Greenfield's group
Thumbnail

WordPress

This group is for all those using WordPress as both a blogging platform and as a CMS
Jun 1
Debbie joined Mark Greenfield's group
Thumbnail

Accessibility

This group is for all those interested in Web Accessibility.See More
Jun 1

UWEBD has been in existence for more than 10 years and is the very best email discussion list on the Internet, in any industry, on any topic

About

© 2017   Created by Mark Greenfield.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service