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European Accessibility Act 2025: Key Benefits and Compliance Guide 

July 19, 2024

The European Union is gearing up to implement the European Accessibility Act (EAA). This landmark legislation, formally known as Directive 2019/882, mandates that essential everyday products and services must be accessible to persons with disabilities. As we approach the implementation date in June 2025, it’s crucial to understand the impact of this directive, who benefits from it, and what businesses need to do to comply.

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The Sound of Inclusion: A Deep Dive into Auditory Accessibility

May 12, 2024

Learn how to create digital assets that are inclusive of auditory accessibility, from understanding the challenges to implementing it successfully.

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IS-17802: Understanding India’s Landmark Accessibility Legislation 

April 19, 2024

The Indian Accessibility standard, IS 17802, has been legally implemented in India. This is a big step towards ensuring that web accessibility becomes a reality in India. Let’s look at why this standard is important for your business and what steps you can take to stay compliant. 

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Unlocking Accessible Opportunities: How ADA Tax Credits Can Benefit Small Businesses

February 7, 2024

Imagine you’re a small business owner in the US who’s considering investing in web accessibility. You’re well aware of how inaccessible websites can negatively impact people with disabilities, and you’re determined to make a positive change.  However, you’re facing a challenge – limited budget. The thought of justifying this expense to other stakeholders might add […]

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Testing with WCAG 2.2? Discover Why VPAT 2.5 is Essential for Your Compliance Journey

January 17, 2024

If you’re planning to work with the US government or want to showcase your commitment towards accessibility, then knowing about the Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) is essential. This document outlines the accessibility standards that your product or service meets, and it can help you stand out as a business owner.  If you don’t know […]

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Should You Invest in Accessibility Overlays or Stay Away from Them? 

December 22, 2023

Accessibility overlays have become a controversial topic recently. Let’s clarify what they are, how they impact accessibility, and whether you should consider investing in them to meet your accessibility goals.  What are Accessibility Overlays? Accessibility overlay tools are automated software solutions that claim to identify and address web accessibility issues. These tools operate by altering […]

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11 Common Myths About Web Accessibility Debunked

December 13, 2023

Digital Accessibility is super important for organizations and users because it creates an inclusive internet experience. It also provides numerous benefits for businesses. Knowledge about accessibility and its benefits is increasing. Yet, it is surrounded by some misconceptions. These myths and misconceptions negatively affect the awareness about accessibility which can lead to complications in its […]

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The Ultimate Strategy to Assess And Enhance Your Website’s Accessibility

December 5, 2023

Digital accessibility is critical for businesses to maintain compliance and gain a competitive edge by creating websites that are accessible to all users. Our new blog provides a simple strategy for businesses to start on their accessibility journey.

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Would AI bring an accessibility revolution or is it just another hype?

October 31, 2023

In today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has emerged as a formidable force driving innovation across various industries. It has many transformative applications. AI’s role in enhancing web accessibility can become a significant and inclusive achievement. It can pave the way for a more accessible digital world. But this way is still filled […]

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Top 11 Ways to Improve Accessibility for Users with Visual Impairment

October 12, 2023

Web accessibility, in simple terms, is ensuring that people with disabilities can perceive, understand, navigate, and contribute to the web. However, many web experiences are inherently visual, leaving users with visual disabilities facing significant barriers. Some websites and apps are virtually unusable for those with visual impairments. For instance, it’s common to come across websites […]