Jason vs. Page Weight – Accessibility Series, pt. 2

When the topic of Web Accessibility arises, I immediately think of a standard set of keywords: ADA/508 compliance, information architecture, JavaScript, well-formed HTML, ALT text, etc… This list represents the things that, as I have been taught over the past few years, have significant impact on the accessibility of a page and a site.


Accessibility Series, pt. 1

Usability is finally starting to bubble to the top for Web Designers and Information Architects. We are, as an industry, starting to realize that our audience exists outside of Photoshop canvas and beyond the code. In fact, I have witnessed an increased focus on JavaScript degradation over the past few months – an unspoken admission that we, as web design professionals, should and shall provide web content to users of all browsing backgrounds and capabilities. »