1. Arrow keys for mega menu navigation

    Written by on September 18, 2013 in Development

    In this week’s Best Practice of the Week we’ll take a look at making mega menus easier to navigate for keyboard and screen reader users.

  2. Colour contrast by the numbers

    Written by on September 12, 2013 in Design

    In this Best Practice of the Week (BPOW): always provide good color contrast on your web pages, as insufficient contrast can affect several types of users in many different scenarios. Specifically, improving the overall color contrast on your web site or application benefits users with color blindness, users with low vision, and users with mobile devices.

  3. Title attributes

    Written by on September 4, 2013 in Design, Development

    In this week’s BPOW (Best Practice of the Week), we look at the title attribute. Title attributes seem to end up everywhere. And, you really don’t need them because most of the time they’re just creating redundant information. For people with screenreaders, they might hear the title and the text – or just the link text. But, title attributes also have an impact on low vision users who use screen magnification.