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Head of Accessibility @gdsteam. Front-end developer. Accessibility and usability advocate. Long distance triathlete.

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Welcome news #CAPTCHA systems prevent many disabled people from completing online processes #a11y #ecommerce https://t.co/rMHE6Wf8Ds
Retweeted by Alistair DugginWhat I've learned about GOV.UK's current content operating model - and what's next https://t.co/cxR2cz31mT #govcontent #contentdesign #govuk
Retweeted by Alistair DugginWatch Inga in this video. #dis/ableism #isufferfrom summarised brilliantly in 1min 47 seconds @CDSLeeds @SSPLeeds https://t.co/MI6f8Tr3El
Retweeted by Alistair DugginBREAKING NEWS: people don't really download/use a lot of native mobile apps https://t.co/g3FRwcmHsU https://t.co/YucaOh5gxQ
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12/6
2016
A GDS story ~ https://t.co/yHithcVeHd
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAll public sector #mobileapps to be accessible by June 2021 Existing public sector websites by Sept 2020 New websi… https://t.co/YPEIDcQfv0
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThe long difficult process of vetting and amending possible Success Criteria for #WCAG V2.1 has begun. web #a11y https://t.co/tdWhV30ZQz
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin @MollyWattTalks makes the case more clearly and politely than I could for recognising range and breadth of… https://t.co/4L3HuNibGb
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAccessibility improvements coming to Windows and Office 365 in 2017 HT @njduggin https://t.co/wCQgC4Cqc4
12/5
2016
Quote from @JasonCanam "There's nothing we've done for #accessibility that hasn't just made the game better for all players" #psx16 #gamedev
Retweeted by Alistair DugginCan't Start a [#Accessibility] Fire Without a Spark! https://t.co/Mae8F7Qdeh Slides by @mpaciello from #a11yTO #a11y
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin1. Accessibility is not an edge case. 2. Hire and work with disabled people: they will *make* you innovate. https://t.co/HaLgtVTxLn
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12/4
2016
Ontario’s Disability and Human Rights Code https://t.co/8plvIVLJAbGood #design's not just for International Day of Persons w Disabilities - it's for everyone, every day… https://t.co/oyPgP8xIpZ
Retweeted by Alistair DugginIt's the International Day of Persons w/ #Disabilities Over 1 billion people have some form of #disabilityhttps://t.co/v5pkErT8YF
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin5 days until this consultation ends: 6 point plan to open up the market for suppliers of all sizes https://t.co/SPB4kBDTE0 @GOVUKdigimkt
Retweeted by Alistair DugginDigital Outcomes and Specialists 2 is now open: apply to supply your services https://t.co/9mG5iWvf3P @GOVUKdigimkt https://t.co/TwsSTdyg3a
Retweeted by Alistair DugginLow Vision - The Essential Guide for Ophthalmologists (39 page PDF) https://t.co/kzM80B1f50Accessibility for developers https://t.co/J4PMmZVWG4 @dugboticus @gdsteam #FrontEnd #javascript #UI #CSS
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin @ash_no3 We'll be publishing a blog about this soon and sharing the results @dugboticus @NHSEngland @ReSoundUK @charles_rt @gds @DWP #accessibility #deafblind https://t.co/FCti1a4bE3
Retweeted by Alistair DugginVision simulations eg Blurry and Ghosted Vision, Halos, Starbursting, Retinal Detachment, Visual Snow, Hemianopia https://t.co/83EdiuQPjY
12/3
2016
Research relevant to low vision, collected by the @w3c Low Vision task Force HT @davidmacd https://t.co/fwaPtbk9Dz @joelanman @cjforms definitley!How can we help teams make accessible services? See the results of our discovery: https://t.co/MeYP3eSWWKhttps://t.co/1ytkWzttRD
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin @cjforms we went with survey monkey - only a couple of people had trouble using it. They have some pretty basic HTML errors though @cjforms @tabethanewman I didn't look at that oneWe've published a blog post to share the findings from our research into how to help team make accessible services https://t.co/tjRQToX47B @cjforms when I looked at survey tools I was shocked that I couldn't find any that I would consider fully accessible. All had code issues.Great bit of discovery work. We're trying out a bunch of stuff in Government as a Platform in the new year as a res… https://t.co/I7Ws8VJ8qd
Retweeted by Alistair DugginClick-Away Pound Survey results published, the online shopping experience of ppl with disabilities @freeneywilliams https://t.co/AtNP07EwgmNoCoffee Chrome extension provides the means to simulate different types of visual impairments https://t.co/gWYT8ssqHX
12/2
2016
What’s New in HTML 5.1 : https://t.co/3w58kBEvOA
Retweeted by Alistair DugginUsers don’t choose to use government services, it’s a necessity. So how can we make them as efficient as possible?… https://t.co/22AUG8QCai
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThanks to @stevefaulkner and the HTML5 editors for accepting my proposal. Now Headings are allowed inside <legend>… https://t.co/8KeolvylsN
Retweeted by Alistair DugginDeaf YouTubers call out crappy captions with #NoMoreCraptions movement https://t.co/CBQw5P72kk via @mashable #a11y
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAnother small but important update to GOV.UK styles: https://t.co/4Qw97yjVdZ
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12/1
2016
Comprehensive accessibility checklist from @voxmediainc via @mylifeasalllly at #cssconfau16 https://t.co/ebGDh0vPi5
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAs @GarethFW says "Accessibility is not a dark art" Don't overload people with complexity - start with core princi… https://t.co/VfQwguHinu
Retweeted by Alistair DugginInterested in @heydonworks "Accessible Design Patterns" check out our #axschat video interview with him https://t.co/DOdILrCnbI #a11y
Retweeted by Alistair Dugginwoah. browsing the accessibility tree in chrome canary! #a11y https://t.co/5PzbhmxQ2e
Retweeted by Alistair DugginHopefully WCAG2.1 will pick up more of the needs of the hidden audience #a11y #ozewai https://t.co/eQbwraUBlX
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11/30
2016
The last video in our marathon video series on EN301549 #Accessibility sponsored by @MSFTEnable published now https://t.co/w9oOpp6M32
Retweeted by Alistair DugginDid you know that Microsoft Edge has the Accessibility Tree available to view via its developer tools? #a11y https://t.co/lWMOqgHqPr
Retweeted by Alistair DugginOur Favorite Current Accessibility Tools #A11y #WCAG https://t.co/ngizDTEabw
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin"Designing for extreme cases helps you build more flexible and accommodating experiences that meet the needs of more people." @dugboticus
Retweeted by Alistair DugginI wrote an accessible blog post about how to make blog posts accessible. Cheers @dugboticus @LeonieWatsonhttps://t.co/lWweWEw0wC
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11/29
2016
See from a Distance with Magnifier on iPhone: https://t.co/Xph3V5MBQk via @YouTube
Retweeted by Alistair DugginIt’s Not About Morals: Accessibility is for the Masses https://t.co/tDtUlbfQF9 #a11y #webdesign
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11/27
2016
Work training for people with #disabilities is important, says MP https://t.co/6diC3dfxUT
Retweeted by Alistair DugginMental illness is invisible. That can make asking for help so much harder. This captures the struggle perfectly.… https://t.co/pbjvWKc1vN
Retweeted by Alistair DugginApple accessibility improvements to assist users with motor, vision, hearing, and learning impairments https://t.co/mdKfkEhYQfHow to use iOS 10’s hidden ‘Magnifier’ magnifying glass feature for iPhone | 9to5Mac #Accessibility @MacularSociety https://t.co/PFs8s44uVf
Retweeted by Alistair DugginHow to convert images to text with app powered by #Google #MachineLearning #a11y https://t.co/1QmhGJwn2q
Retweeted by Alistair DugginUnderstanding #aspergers #autism #lostinlondon https://t.co/3G3s0MMfA2
Retweeted by Alistair DugginCheck out our BSL service now available via an app on your own device to use in branch. Device restrictions apply.… https://t.co/6FATQ6CCaG
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThank you @lopezbreit for the Spanish version of @HODigital Dos and Don'ts posters @gdsteam #accessibility #a11yhttps://t.co/daxxpE4BPb
Retweeted by Alistair DugginOne of the most interesting talks I've seen this year so far Accessibility for developers - @dugboticus https://t.co/2WByxK0NuN … #a11y
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11/26
2016
4.3 m disabled people with access needs leave inaccessible websites and shop elsewhere #capsurvey #freeneywilliams ClickAway report 1 Dec
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThe 11th video in marathon series #accessibility in the European standard EN301549 just published thx to @MSFTEnable https://t.co/zr8JugGHFP
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11/25
2016
Low Vision - The Essential Guide for Ophthalmologists (39 page PDF) https://t.co/kzM80B1f5010 Short Videos to Improve Document Accessibility https://t.co/WQabhBDyL4 #a11y
Retweeted by Alistair DugginFascinating discussion about the differences between being blind and partially sighted on @RNIB Connect radio https://t.co/YaqnhJ2HMmStrategy for accessibility- in almost every case, inclusivity leads to better UX for everyone. @hallfire
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11/23
2016
Browsers can emulate the print media type (useful for debugging print styles). https://t.co/ahuejslEEZ (via @simevidas)
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11/21
2016
1 of the lessons: Accessibility needs to be of the people, by the people, for the people https://t.co/fPlpf9AAfqGet your sports kit at the ready! Paralympian Sophia Warner launches inclusive 'anything goes' triathlon series 🎽… https://t.co/xyjr49FW06
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThere is no one design process. But there *are* skills all designers need to grow. Yes. https://t.co/akcrr2O9wr
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11/19
2016
Really interesting post. How a person with dyslexia uses the Internet, using software for voice-dictation and for s… https://t.co/oSq8VRIjxD
Retweeted by Alistair Dugginhttps://t.co/ku0nC4538E @awaisbard I'm not aware of any similar guidelines. We'll share any information like this as we do more testing with them
11/18
2016
..and we also have a German version! Thank you @MilianMuc for translating our @HODigital Dos and Don'ts posters… https://t.co/A8ruhj6Tgh
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAnd here's the Dutch version of our @HODigital accessibility posters, courtesy of @AccessibilityNL #a11yhttps://t.co/Q9aOHIEhXd
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin#communication is such an amazing skill. Today I used my limited tactile signing skills here in #Perth #Australia https://t.co/gQtuii3dh7
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11/17
2016
Wow! Amazing insights in toolsets and the daily trouble with inaccessible sites for a dyslexic person. #a11y https://t.co/FmQ7K2iElc
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThe latest post in our Accessibility and Me series - Dealing with dyslexia https://t.co/wd3XxHDot3A video of my talk The Velvet Rope is now online https://t.co/26a4lclXcX I recommend you watch all the others too a… https://t.co/bCX6PlJwWg
Retweeted by Alistair DugginCredit due to @krwpn @jbuller and the access needs team @HODigital :) https://t.co/IxnAHzFgyi
Retweeted by Alistair DugginMy next Egghead video, on screen reader testing with NVDA. Check it out! #a11y https://t.co/rA9W49COyc
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11/15
2016

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