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

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"The results of inclusive design for accessibility always leads to a better product for everyone" Head of Xbox Phil… https://t.co/j3KKwfIRlK
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6/25
2017
@tommypalm @Martin_Jordan @markhurrell @loft27design @alex_tea And have you seen these - some visual guides for des… https://t.co/pMY8O3DY9H
6/23
2017
New analysis shows it's not online/offline that matters, it's what you do with it (how much, how often) By… https://t.co/URynipgvEc
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6/22
2017
Are we sacrificing understanding for style? Why using contractions could be making your writing inaccessible https://t.co/d4duFKdy3R
Retweeted by Alistair DugginUseful: eBay's Open Accessibility #Testing Methods for Experts & Layfolk https://t.co/WHliicHHfS #a11y #webdev #frontend #ux #agile
Retweeted by Alistair DugginA fascinating overview of screenreaders - what they are, why people use them and why accessibility is important to… https://t.co/MHZioR2tO8 @iandevlin Yes, I'll tweet some stuff later today - and will write a blog post as soon as I've built my new blog.Spending the day reviewing accessibility resources for developersWhat Is Audio Description? How Does It Increase Accessibility? https://t.co/0kmgCGPmAm https://t.co/8lWh1i3E5E
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAccessibility Is At The HEART Of Microsoft & Office365 https://t.co/JhEa9AIKQ1 https://t.co/JGsrK97nV6
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6/21
2017
Interested in better #accessibility for #gov employees, I've written up some ideas on how to improve contracts https://t.co/ZE7GftSREx
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThe responsive order conflict for keyboard focus https://t.co/OPigMqpnuS by @alastc #webdev #a11y #rwd
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6/20
2017
They say accessibility isn't a checklist, but these office posters offer some excellent Do's & Don'ts!… https://t.co/5Od27ghN86
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAccessible modal dialogs are tough! Showing a quick guide to how I build them today on A11ycasts! 🎺 https://t.co/a74ApFENYH
Retweeted by Alistair DugginWe're looking for service designers @gdsteam come join us and work on stuff that actually matters #govdesign https://t.co/xaLAMGV5gj
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6/16
2017
New on @filamentgroup’s blog, a presentation from @scottjehl: Accessibility in a Responsive World. https://t.co/1VlOWcFC8Y
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6/15
2017
Adding more content won't fix your form. No substitute for asking questions that make sense to users https://t.co/Yhy3sybZK8 from @cjforms
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6/14
2017
Accessibility Principles by @w3c_wai #EOWG introduces requirements for websites, web apps, browsers, & other tools: https://t.co/QjJIPiiaLA
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAccessibility 101: An afternoon at the TeachAccess bootcamp https://t.co/XD0LFAEw1y by @andyjko #webdev #hci #a11y
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThanks @PhilipRutnam for this blog reflecting on what you learned during Mental Health Awareness Week #MHAW2017 https://t.co/1CzdCLBrWq
Retweeted by Alistair DugginBest Practices for Modals / Overlays / Dialog Windows https://t.co/vEyiD5fVUH
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin“the new (and much needed) CSS layout methods are going to cause more and more issues for keyboard users” https://t.co/8oQ4NtSSp1
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6/13
2017
Excellent talk and presentation of ‘Inclusive Design Principles’ by @iheni — and why all users will benefit from it: https://t.co/H7uFjjCtE9
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6/12
2017
Great tips that help everyone. Not just those that use screen magnifiers. This is often the case with inclusive… https://t.co/3zQGdFsA8w
Retweeted by Alistair DugginHow to Make Your Website Accessible to People Who Use a Screen Magnifier #accessibility https://t.co/Uk7ntwBKJd
6/10
2017
The TPG Inclusive Design Principles have been launched at #id24! Read about them at https://t.co/O2jlff1qeE #IDPrinciples
Retweeted by Alistair Dugginas just launched by @iheni at #id24 - visit https://t.co/X8lGOv215a and send questions/suggestions to #IDPrinciples
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6/9
2017
Nice! Google's @udacity course on #a11y by @sundress and @rob_dodson is now also available as a text version https://t.co/Q0zz4ORkLi
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThe Power (and Limits) of Automated #Accessibility Testing by @the_nerdery https://t.co/Q26mYJL0PA via #A11yWeekly
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThe second accessibility film night showing Notes on Blindness. Wow, wow, wow. What a beautiful film. A masterpiece.
Retweeted by Alistair DugginGo for it!! Universal Design challenge for university students: #a11y #inclusivetech #thinkaccessibility #ux #edtech https://t.co/Sv21NNsw04
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6/8
2017
A Preview of New Accessibility Features Set to Come Later this Year in iOS 11, watchOS 4, tvOS 11 and macOS 10.13 https://t.co/zAs4dDZU9SWeb #Accessibility Laws & Policy Listing from #W3C #EOWG updated: https://t.co/PLzTFELfbT Info in e-mail: https://t.co/vHOjMDDTO7 -#a11y
Retweeted by Alistair DugginPersonalization Semantics 1.0 joint spec published from ARIA working group dealing with cognitive #a11y https://t.co/pWJSceJVJk
Retweeted by Alistair DugginKudos to the @fbaccess team for bringing #captioning to the masses! #a11y #inclusivetech #ux #edtech https://t.co/Itk5kqgC2p
Retweeted by Alistair DugginSlides: Guelph Accessibility Conference — Inclusive User Testing https://t.co/Mq4JIFkxBX
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin @MichielBijl No :( Bought a second hand time trail bike last weekend which I raced on SundayFriendly reminder: ARIA has its purposes which in most cases is to extend HTML and fill in where it comes short. It’s not meant as a hack.
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAccessibility = enabling everyone to do what they want or need to do without facing any barriers caused by poor design or implementation
6/7
2017
I wrote: what a digital organisation looks like and how to turn yours into one: https://t.co/celZUrJiOt for @doteveryoneuk
Retweeted by Alistair DugginRead an excerpt from @hellogeri’s new Color Accessibility Workflows—out today from @abookapart: https://t.co/CzQEhWgWda
Retweeted by Alistair DugginNew #a11yWin: the French public admin website. Upholding people's rights to access, and in turn, democracy https://t.co/gq29SsxjY0
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin"If you have a disability, what’s the hardest thing about...the web?" A summary of the responses #accessibility https://t.co/zVH3NZhSCmJAWS (Job Access With Speech) Introduction, produced by our #Accessibility Academy Apprentices.#axschat #GAAD https://t.co/RAcSPrRMr6
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin @MollyWattTalks @hminto @pa79smyth @BarclaysAccess Sorry I missed you today! I really enjoyed your talk @MollyWattTalks I'm in the barlcays talk. I'm come and say hi later. Are you here for the whole day?"There are few ppl as passionate about inclusion as those who have been excluded" Another inspiring talk by @MollyWattTalks #ATECConferenceHow to enable automatic Reader View for specific websites in Safari on macOS High Sierra https://t.co/a5IPcUbslG
6/6
2017
A brief history of when / how / who made Web Accessibility into a thing: https://t.co/TY2micNKHu
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6/5
2017
Microsoft’s Training Video Is A Great Introductory Guide To Disability & Accessibility… https://t.co/poRIHunYNI
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6/3
2017
How to Earn an "A" for Android Accessibility - #a11y #androidDev https://t.co/RFv4ISXL8z
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin13 expert tips for making accessibility a core design principle: https://t.co/yacnY0K6Rf Fantastic advice by… https://t.co/w5n0Q7AeLI
Retweeted by Alistair DugginICYMI: Video: Prioritizing Remediation of Accessibility Issues (from ID24) https://t.co/5hinDCbw3y
Retweeted by Alistair DugginMy piece on the EU web accessibility directive - what's changing next year https://t.co/QhAHgeFoCL #disability #CRPD #Egov #inclusion
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6/2
2017
24 hours of free #a11y webinars? How can you say no? https://t.co/vSffbm6BYq June 9th UTC. All day.
Retweeted by Alistair DugginTips on making accessibility a core design principle, with help from @mholzschlag @brucel @lady_ada_king & friends https://t.co/SZoEnt4j9a
Retweeted by Alistair DugginExploring target size: Potentially a new WCAG 2.1 success criterion https://t.co/TiYfBd89g1
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6/1
2017
"Power is something we create by working together to address problems" - introducing our Digital Society programme- https://t.co/AUWGneqCR9
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5/31
2017
How to Use WCAG for Mobile Accessibility with @jspellman & @wahlbin https://t.co/DcQzxe0lVz #wcag #mobile #a11yhttps://t.co/ahzGPCZctb
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAccessibility is a Design Tool with @feather https://t.co/nImNlb4DvT #a11y #accessibility #design #ux https://t.co/DlxiKPxNPd
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5/29
2017
This wonderful animation raises understanding and acceptance of #autism. FULL VIDEO: https://t.co/IZwVOJ9Tfqhttps://t.co/CEXD5pLL38
Retweeted by Alistair DugginMy slides on #accessibility from @london_JS https://t.co/i9PZBXa8OF Thank you for having me! #londonjsrocks
Retweeted by Alistair DugginThoughts on communication from a brilliant 13-year-old student in NYC who's nonverbal https://t.co/8EGBPwzcgX #asd
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5/27
2017
Hey! It's time for another A11ycast 🙌 Headings & Landmarks: How do they make navigation more efficient? Tune in 👇 https://t.co/18lrabRRZ7
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin5 Things #UX and Visual Designers Can Do to Get Started with #Accessibility https://t.co/k1GtIMxKyy https://t.co/VY5bPR1G4e
Retweeted by Alistair DugginHow do you put inclusive design into practice? @CaitlinGeier has some great advice in Design Before Code - Part 2. https://t.co/crA9RMdKJh
Retweeted by Alistair DugginNot All Screen Reader Users Are #Blind https://t.co/DkN49GAHge
Retweeted by Alistair DugginDesigning accessible products: A comprehensive visual guide to making web technology available to a diverse world. https://t.co/UPSUfDlkFKYour Body Text Is Too Small – https://t.co/UOMdziqNMx by @xtianmiller #a11y
Retweeted by Alistair DugginAccessibility Rules The complete list of rules run by axe-core #a11y https://t.co/LskdtI4dT3
Retweeted by Alistair DugginExcellent series, highlighting accessibility. Join in the fun! https://t.co/aMMk5Jrhnf #30daysoftesting #a11yhttps://t.co/bzIVFUL3uK
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5/26
2017
Fantastic overview of a solo #indiedev's #accessibility efforts. Spoiler: doing great stuff doesn't have to be hard… https://t.co/SpGYNJcbln
Retweeted by Alistair DugginWhat did WCAG 2.0 do for people with low vision and cognitive disabilities? @davidmacd https://t.co/bIBgnuvjaFI just published “Floating labels are a bad idea” https://t.co/jepPgfoeVS
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin✏️ When designing forms, have you tried using the “One Thing Per Page” pattern yet? A case study by @adambsilver:… https://t.co/JADGqGPXxb
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5/25
2017
My @BristolJS slides - "You're only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!" #JavaScript #ARIA https://t.co/6draEiXt0S - Thanks it was fun!
Retweeted by Alistair Duggin @suthen @MollyWattTalks getting a 404 not foundQA accessibility testing with VoiceOver on iOS by @saleem4rahman https://t.co/TRgAZ9qtD5 #a11y
Retweeted by Alistair DugginInclusivity is a set of constraints that guide us to design robust user interfaces. 👌
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5/24
2017

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