39 minutes | Feb 16, 2021


We discuss accessibility, with Matsuko Friedland, in websites, why it's important both for users and website owners, as well as some tips on how to ensure your website is accessible. Matsuko starts off by explaining what accessibility is and why it's important. We also talk about what a screen reader is and how a screen reader works. Why should we care about accessibility other than the legal requirementsThe three levels of WCAG complianceSemantic HTMLHeader Order is importantAccessibility is good for SEOColor ContrastPlaceholder contentPixel and Tonic, CraftCMS, selected by the W3C for accessibility Show Links Accessibility Why It's important Curb Cut Effect Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Building the most inaccessible site possible with a perfect Lighthouse score Empathy Prompts Accessible Colors Contrast Checker Axe Browser Extension Lighthouse Browser Extension Accessibility Insights Don’t Use The Placeholder Attribute Trackback W3C Selects Craft CMS for Redesign Project HTML: The Inaccessible Parts Accessibility Checklist More Website 101 Podcast Email the Podcast! Twitter Sean on LinkedIn Mike on LinkedIn  
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