Introduction to Web Accessibility

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Audience we should have in mind

Basic consideration in Web design

1. Provide sufficient contrast between foreground and background

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2. Don’t convey information with color alone

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3. Ensure that interactive elements are easy to identify

4. Provide clear and consistent navigation options

5. Ensure form elements include clear labels

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6. Provide easily identifiable feedback

7. Create designs for different viewport sizes

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8. Include image and media alternatives in your design

Conclusion

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