Digital Access Blog

13 Aug, 2020
Web accessibility is a complex subject and although it has been around since the dawn of the Web, much of it is still not understood. So where is it going wrong?
13 Aug, 2020
Plain language is a user-centred approach to producing content. It starts with understanding your audience’s needs. And ideally, it ends with user testing to make sure you’ve met them.
28 Jul, 2020
Parts of the Web Content Accessibility Guideline 2.0 (WCAG 2.0) can be difficult to understand, especially if you're rapidly trying to get your head around it and apply it before your website or article is launched to the public.
21 Jul, 2020
Accessible content is an integral part of web accessibility. Below are three techniques that anyone can use to make their content more accessible and inclusive to people with disabilities.
01 May, 2020
Organisations often rely on embedded content to add additional functionality to their websites. It's incredibly easy to share a YouTube video or Google map, and embed that video on your own website using HTML that is automatically generated.
26 Feb, 2020
Matthew attended the Australian Accessibility Conference in Perth which combined both the Perth Web Accessibility Camp and OZeWAI into one big event. Read about the latest in accessibility here.
15 Apr, 2019
Accessibility is often an afterthought in digital projects, overlooked due to time or budget constraints. Making accessibility a separate process implies it's an extra task to be completed, rather than something that should be considered from the start.  
01 Apr, 2019
Digital inclusion is paramount for every organisation and business. Poor decisions around accessibility can prove costly, with organisations risking reputational damage along with possible legal action and the need to redesign.
29 Mar, 2019
Did you know an estimated 80% of web content starts out as a Word document?

When you combine this with the need to make sure web content is accessible, it becomes obvious the first step in making web content accessible is actually in Word itself.
14 Mar, 2019
Web forms today are easy to create, and easy to get wrong. Check out these tips for making sure they're accessible.