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Web Axe @webaxe Wake Forest, NC USA

Blog (and former podcast) about web accessibility. Techniques, news, events, jobs, and more!

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Joined Twitter 2/18/09


Four Years of #Accessibility Data in Prominent US Networks: https://t.co/RVKU9rj1WC Empty link most common error.… https://t.co/0OK6TI4lUnThis is a MUST read for folks considering "Bolt-on Accessibility" via @paciellogroup #a11y https://t.co/SuYypmXWv2
Retweeted by Web Axe📢 #FWD20 The Age of Resilience is on 4 June, where @LeonieWatson will be talking about accessibility and inclusive… https://t.co/vniivYFT45
Retweeted by Web AxeTesting Web Content for Accessibility—Quick Reference by @webaim https://t.co/QtIvTsyd3A #web #a11y #testing #tips"Accessibility Lipstick on a Usability Pig" — this issue comes up almost daily in my job. https://t.co/qUFNnRRV2T b… https://t.co/kGOyvIkVpT
Retweeted by Web Axehey @wired, ARIA live regions weren't invented so you can shove your memorial day sale down my throat every 20 seco… https://t.co/UG9EWfHiVo
Retweeted by Web AxeRight sentiment, wrong web technology. Learn HTML first. I mean *really* learn HTML https://t.co/rjmyg2DWFM
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6/3
2020
A Guide to Accessible Interactive Components using React Libraries https://t.co/axvMV1WbOb #webdev #reactJS #a11y2020 State of Accessibility Report. Video: https://t.co/6VE0aqWz38 InfoGraphic (PDF): https://t.co/WYckB5SRtO #a11y #gaad
Retweeted by Web AxeThe business case for digital accessibility. #W3C https://t.co/pNWuGLmryb
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6/2
2020
The 2020 Digital Accessibility Legal Summit (online) June 2, 4, 9, and 11: https://t.co/heJppmd5El #a11y #legal #accessibility #law #eventsRespecting User Preferences on the Web—A presentation at John Slatin AccessU 2020 by @yatil https://t.co/oJgSc90zwu #a11y #webdesign #webdev
Retweeted by Web AxeAnnouncing the first annual [Jim] Thatcher Prize. Nominations are now open for the 2020 award. https://t.co/i7a7euJ4Rs #a11y
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6/1
2020
Setting priorities for accessibility issues https://t.co/Oj4EJDRejq by @garcialo #a11y
Retweeted by Web Axe“ARIA should be the last tool you pull out of your toolbox, not your first.” Front-end friends! This, by… https://t.co/CXTbxemWqO
Retweeted by Web AxeBasic tips for Developing for Web Accessibility, by WAI https://t.co/gdYnrHooiX #a11y #webdev
Retweeted by Web Axeaxe Linter helps automatically find and fix accessibility issues in GitHub pull requests. https://t.co/kv6rDvEjDchttps://t.co/otLnSo7r4f
Retweeted by Web AxeCreating accessible images seems like a simple topic at first glance — you just need to add alt text to an image, r… https://t.co/85QbiXKhx1
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5/31
2020
The @WebAIM May Newsletter: https://t.co/uJdJEG6oPb #web #a11y #news
5/30
2020
Embedded YouTube and Google Maps – are they accessible? https://t.co/BeRR4VfEQe Great points. #a11y #youtube #mapsAccessibility fundamentals, by @Microsoft https://t.co/PcqiNEN9LI #a11y
Retweeted by Web Axe#a11y #maps https://t.co/gDL8daAbo6"Building an accessible autocomplete control" by @adambsilver. "this is one of the hardest UI components I’ve ever… https://t.co/BEJOg908dv
5/29
2020
WCAG Contrast Ratio is based on a 1990's HD TV spec. Let me just cut this from the rest. How strange is that? https://t.co/AGP5pVZfFA
Retweeted by Web AxeEquivalent Experiences: What Are They? [+how to create an equivalent user experience] https://t.co/mT9vHzrU70 by… https://t.co/RqQHUwgAxSAnd of course, tooltips very often not accessible nor touch-screen friendly. #webdesign #usability https://t.co/u49bPEezq9
Retweeted by Web AxeStarting now on YouTube: https://t.co/47MIAO77gg https://t.co/34dwkh2Er5Quick Tips for High Contrast Mode 👉 https://t.co/tvpzWpWe73 by @codingchaos #webdev #a11y #css #svgSetting priorities for accessibility issues https://t.co/Oj4EJDRejq by @garcialo #a11y
5/28
2020
Wanted: Associate Accessibility Specialist in Salt Lake City https://t.co/kwX56wkWAY #a11y #slc #jobs
Retweeted by Web AxeTo Boldly Go Where No SPA Has Gone Before… / Seth M Kane #ID24 2019 https://t.co/Xs2GHFodru #spa #a11y #webdev @LFLegal Twitter polls on web weren't keyboard accessible for a long time but apparently it's fixed nowNeed to code a "toast" message? Some resources to help make it accessible: https://t.co/73v1w7rzeOhttps://t.co/DNqKKVK3UOThe State of Accessibility Report Findings https://t.co/elWKvWlLZR #GAAD #a11y“Accessible Images For When They Matter Most” by @cariefisher https://t.co/RBgRbd2wmJ
Retweeted by Web AxeAccessibility Is Delicious: Food Analogies For Digital Inclusion. https://t.co/YQxHR8bxYp Feedback (and other examp… https://t.co/VYsMGXfIeK
Retweeted by Web AxeSurfacing [Web] Accessibility Problems https://t.co/RZQUOujZAM HT @jebswebs #a11y #webdev
5/27
2020
#design #a11y https://t.co/pUqqnJwE3JAccessible Animations in React—the “prefers-reduced-motion” Hook https://t.co/1ScVSE3LCw #webdev #a11y #reactJS #motion
Retweeted by Web Axe"ARIA should be the last tool you pull out of your toolbox, not your first." https://t.co/QcYPoIYwUB #aria #webdev #a11yChrome extension to modify "color scheme to make webpages easier to read". Or use for #accessibility testing!… https://t.co/4jmai00gF6
Retweeted by Web AxeCongrats Scott! Well deserved. #webdev #a11y https://t.co/ohq1s4yssHRespecting User Preferences on the Web—A presentation at John Slatin AccessU 2020 by @yatil https://t.co/oJgSc90zwu #a11y #webdesign #webdev
5/26
2020
HTMHell - No. 12 accessible poll yes/no. #forms #webdev #a11y https://t.co/4CDijKdxkJDetailed post on show/hide components: https://t.co/776EzuJoUs by @aardrian #uid #webdev #aria #a11y
5/25
2020
New! Short videos introducing accessibility evaluation resources: https://t.co/xAyLmWM1Ny by @w3c_wai #a11y
5/24
2020
Did you know? The UK Gov accessibility posters are on GitHub and are provided in a dozen languages!… https://t.co/w0MoWQvaao(Virtual) #a11yTO Camp starts soon with Welcoming Keynote from @MPaciello https://t.co/65leLAEE1Z #a11y
5/23
2020
Many terrific articles cited in this thread by @aardrian #a11y #webdev #webdesign #uid https://t.co/KOn1cnqXozI just presented "SVG Icons and Screen Reader Accessibility" for @helloA11y; here's the PowerPoint:… https://t.co/RLdqs4aRoj
Retweeted by Web AxeResource share: Checking for accessibility of components: Force Focus bookmarklet by @pauljadam to see where your f… https://t.co/MKag7dj0wJ
Retweeted by Web AxeExcellent! Able Player WordPress Plugin: https://t.co/Ieqyr5cIA6 #wordpress #wp #a11y #video #pluginsStark—color accessibility tools for designers. Plugin for Sketch, Adobe XD, Figma https://t.co/8cwxbSDftohttps://t.co/D6OW5KK2g7
5/22
2020
Did you know 98.1% of the Top Million Websites are inaccessible with an average of 60.9 errors per page on? To cele… https://t.co/6M8hXbF7Y0
Retweeted by Web AxeWeb Accessibility Specialist, remote U.S., wanted at Cengage Learning https://t.co/skuo13E3sQ #web #a11y #jobsIt's Global Accessibility Awareness Day! Check out this huge list of (virtual) events! https://t.co/epKm4swDUUhttps://t.co/BEqcUIRPm9
5/21
2020
CSS Display Properties can erase semantics and therefore accessibility. Details from @aardrian: https://t.co/zu1rcCUjAx #css #a11y #webdevComing up on Thursday, May 21st, at 4pm ET/1pm PT: “How to Build Accessible Gatsby Sites” live stream with… https://t.co/A26eTCFnFh
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5/20
2020
Auditing For Accessibility Problems With Firefox Developer Tools https://t.co/38I0bvqfaC #a11yIn celebration of #GAAD, today we launched the #GAADPledge. We are excited to announce that @Facebook will be the f… https://t.co/o7UwRfVR63
Retweeted by Web Axe+1000 #webdev #aria #a11y https://t.co/SbR2tSzWgJRemember @a11yTO Camp this Saturday, May 23, 2020 for a full day of accessibility talks online as #a11yTO Camp goes… https://t.co/7je6jj6937
Retweeted by Web AxeRestaurant website #accessibility falls short at a critical time https://t.co/sP5wgG8EAM #website #a11y #restaurants #uid #stats
Retweeted by Web AxeBasic tips for Developing for Web Accessibility, by WAI https://t.co/gdYnrHooiX #a11y #webdev
5/19
2020
84+ events listed! #gaad #a11y https://t.co/2LLDDTyunUCluse—a Sketch Plugin that allows you to test the color contrast of your design https://t.co/UHiWxTAm7I #design #color #toolsTechniques for form validation from a world-leader in web accessibility, @webaimhttps://t.co/LBnrG8xMuF #a11y #forms #webdesign #webdev
5/18
2020
First ever Hello A11Y virtual event on 21 May, get the details here! https://t.co/xJ9IhgD4Qr via @newzhook #A11y #Helloa11y #GAAD #GAAD2020
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5/17
2020
axe Linter helps automatically find and fix accessibility issues in GitHub pull requests. https://t.co/kv6rDvEjDchttps://t.co/otLnSo7r4f
5/16
2020
The #a11yTO team would have been welcoming 300+ of you to #a11yTOcamp tomorrow but those plans changed. We're still… https://t.co/8Ho9MGBtrn
Retweeted by Web Axe#dequeindia celebrates @gbla11yday and hosts FREE webinars to bring awareness on #digital #a11y. Join us on May 21s… https://t.co/XpYrsPieoI
Retweeted by Web Axe#a11y #webdesign #images https://t.co/X1KGcVMVGpOur first online meetup! Join us on May 20th for a recap of some recent accessibility conferences, covering CSUN, H… https://t.co/36nU7pQSky
Retweeted by Web AxeIf both an image and text are linked, if the text is sufficient to describe the purpose of the link, the images may… https://t.co/bGpXFjeCMb
Retweeted by Web AxeAs "The Mighty" Steve Faulkner explains, don't try to fix web accessibility with a crappy add-on products. It must… https://t.co/iTwZQXnHRi
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5/15
2020
Whoa! "Proper VoiceOver support coming soon to Firefox on MacOS" https://t.co/ucScYH5ze2 #a11y #firefox #osx #voiceover
Retweeted by Web AxeTHIS! #aria #webdev #a11y https://t.co/FR0kEEbZsaHappening in a few hours, free webinar: "How can I test my website for accessibility?" https://t.co/PvDp2Skkhk #a11yNew short videos introducing accessibility evaluation resources are now at: https://t.co/cncKo0H1uH #a11y #W3C #WAI #accessibility #WCAG
Retweeted by Web AxeNew: Mozilla Accessibility Blog https://t.co/dK2bEIFfzO #a11y #accessibility #Mozilla #Firefox
Retweeted by Web AxeNext week is GAAD, we will be giving away a free copy of my new book "The Agile Accessibility Handbook" to people… https://t.co/qKnGGdHcKB
Retweeted by Web AxeGreat examples of styled, accessible form controls: https://t.co/HVqky8fHoz by @scottohara #forms #a11y #webdev
5/14
2020
Wanted at Google: Senior Interaction Designer, Accessibility https://t.co/aVydDTC6DQ #a11y #ixd #uid #design #jobsCheck out Axe Linter. It analyzes your GitHub pull requests, reports issues and requests changes for common issues.… https://t.co/nT0ThbgKdp
Retweeted by Web AxeBolt-on Accessibility – 5 gears in reverse | TPG https://t.co/I6UwKyeQ19WCAG guideline filter and role-based accessibility checklist/info: https://t.co/6GqUhCAlsy #wcag #webdev #webdesign #a11y
5/13
2020
The Complete Guide to #Accessibility for WordPress Websites https://t.co/cVFSqGXHUE #a11y #wp #wordpress
Retweeted by Web AxeTomorrow I'll be presenting a comprehensive webinar on web accessibility (beginner to intermediate level):… https://t.co/pqFIsjtVzX
Retweeted by Web Axe“Making Motion Inclusive” by Val Head—An Event Apart video https://t.co/PAh0LTCf17 #uid #webdev #motion #a11y #designReminder: Sticky header/footer probably bad for accessibility; details: https://t.co/ABAJA7gUW9 #webdesign #webdev #a11y #uidRethinking Color and Contrast, by @Jared_W_Smith for #id24 2017. https://t.co/9WrXXyNiTv
Retweeted by Web AxeVote up this Chrome headers bug! https://t.co/eCsLqFQpEg created by @mfairchild365 #a11y
Retweeted by Web AxeExceedingly short note on CSS :before text content as accessible name #a11y #WebDevelopment https://t.co/em2tFJiQB4
Retweeted by Web AxeImplementing "prefers-reduced-motion" in React https://t.co/J6Vp9Il2m8 HT @MichaelMistak #a11y #webdev #reactJS #motion #tips
5/12
2020
ARIA 1.2 is in Working Draft. Here's the change log: https://t.co/PxG3xmbwQ0 Nice to see limiting of usage of certa… https://t.co/OudJKgxSv9Twitter list (that I curate) of web accessibility professionals: https://t.co/AhvGk1HU4d #a11yWCAG 2.1 Checklist with Filter and Links https://t.co/B8uM1Roht6 #wcag #tools #a11y
5/11
2020
Significant WAVE Updates from @WebAIM https://t.co/ljrIobIkW0 #a11y #testingAs this has been retweeted and liked a lot: vh, vw, vmin, and vmax units are viewport dependent (that’s the v part… https://t.co/24Cgc80nb8
Retweeted by Web Axe#TBT Terrific resources from an accessibility design workshop that I co-presented at CSUN 2017:… https://t.co/lMHT9yFKZH
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5/10
2020

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