1. Accessibility down under: Festival of the Web walks its talk

    Written by on May 25, 2017 in accessibility engagement, News, Understanding accessibility

    Not just a bunch of quokkas! Julie Grundy shares her experiences at the W3C conference, Web 4 All and Festival of the Web, all held in Perth, Australia last month.

  2. Creating bulletproof headings

    Written by on May 12, 2016 in Development

    With some changes to the W3C guidelines on the horizon, Julie walks us through some best practices for headings, one of the web’s most humble-yet-powerful elements.

  3. Three common accessibility pitfalls for developers: information and relationships

    Written by on March 24, 2016 in Development

    In the third post of her “Accessibility pitfalls for developers” series, Julie takes on information and relationships. This success criteria is about making sure that everyone gets the information, even if they can’t perceive the page the way other people can.

  4. Three common accessibility pitfalls for developers: colour contrast

    Written by on February 18, 2016 in Design, Development

    In the next installment of her “Accessibility pitfalls for developers” series, Julie takes a look at the second most common accessibility problem we see: colour contrast. Colour is most often a designer’s domain, so why a post about colour for developers? Well, the answer is as complex as the projects themselves.

  5. Three common accessibility pitfalls for developers: text alternatives

    Written by on February 4, 2016 in Development

    What accessibility issues did we encounter most frequently last year? In this three-post series, Julie shares what she discovered. We start with the third most common pitfall: text alternatives for non-text content.

  6. Text alternatives for decorative images

    Written by on December 18, 2013 in Design, Development

    In this week’s Best Practice of the Week, we’re talking about text alternatives for decorative images.

  7. Writing descriptive alt attributes for images

    Written by on November 22, 2013 in Design, Development

    In this week’s Best Practice of the Week, we’re talking about how to provide descriptive alt attributes for images.