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Free Screenreader

http://www.screenreader.net/ Totally free screenreader Sure beats JAWS Standard*: $895 for testing.

Started by Michelle Cryan

0 May 8, 2008

acronym tag

Do you use the acronym tag for the first instance of an acronym only, or every time it appears on the page?

Started by Michelle Cryan

1 May 7, 2008
Reply by Michael Fienen

WCAG Priority checklist thoughts

I'm curious how you approach certain things: 1 - Priority 1 (1.1); How do you normally alt tag images used for layout or dressing (ie not…

Started by Michael Fienen

1 May 1, 2008
Reply by Michelle Cryan

What does it mean to be 508 Compliant?

Given the interest in 508 topics from a member of the UWebD mailing list, I pose this question: When working with a company, what does it m…

Started by Michael Fienen

0 Apr 9, 2008

The Future of Access Keys?

What is the general consensus on using access keys? Who is using them these days? Are they “out”? I haven’t been using them too extensivel…

Started by Loren Leonard

0 Feb 12, 2008

Sometimes it's probably ok to give up a little...

That's my wishy-washy, non-committal statement and I'm sticking to it! Not all my pages will validate WCAG and I'm ok with that because so…

Started by Michelle Cryan

2 Feb 11, 2008
Reply by Brett Stoppel

CAPTCHA and Accessibility

What are your thoughts on CAPTCHA and accessibility? Because of spam, we have been forced to take down several bulletin boards which is a d…

Started by Mark Greenfield

2 Feb 4, 2008
Reply by Jeff

Judge Finds University Didn't Discriminate Online

From the Wired Campus Blog - A federal judge dismissed a long-standing lawsuit against Capella University that had claimed the online univ…

Started by Mark Greenfield

1 Jan 3, 2008
Reply by Michael Fienen

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