1. Alt text is for more than just screen readers

    Written by on August 29, 2013 in Development

    Good alt text is seen as critical for people that use screen readers. But it doesn’t stop there. We need to consider the effect of alt text on people that also rely on good, accurate alt text: people that use voice recognition software. Learn more in this instalment of the Best Practice of the Week (BPOW).

  2. Hands-free for now

    Written by on November 15, 2010 in Understanding accessibility

    My right hand is out of commission from doing too much yard work over the weekend. A sure sign I’m getting old, and a reminder that this can happen to anyone. I’m using Dragon Dictate for the Mac as a temporary solution. Hopefully it doesn’t last too long.