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Delving Further Into WordPress Website Accessibility • WPShout – WordPress Website Design Article

So you’ve read Eric Karkovack’s post on WordPress accessibility, and now you want to make future sites you work on accessible. Great!The WordPress project is committed to accessibility in Core.The Accessibility Coding Standards pledge that:All new or updated code released in WordPress must conform with the WCAG 2.0 guidelines at level AA.How accessible a WordPress site is depends on three factors:ThemePluginsContentDesigners, developers and site owners all influence how accessible the end product is.Developers have a particularly important role to play…

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Color contrast accessibility tools | CSS-Tricks – Website Design Article

Accessibility is all the rage these days, specifically when it comes to color contrast. I’ve stumbled upon a couple of tools this week that I think are pretty nifty for helping make sure that all of the text on our websites is legible regardless of what background color they might have. First up is the Accessible Color Generator which happens to be a wonderful tool for picking alternative colors. Let’s say you’re working on a brand with color X. You…

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