Get started with web accessibility
Learn how to make your website accessible. Use this straightforward checklist to keep track of your progress towards meeting the official WCAG 2.0 web accessibility guidelines.
Boss/Authority: Okay, we need to make this site accessible please.
Web Developer/Company Owner: Uhhh….
Ever had this discussion? Being assigned a web accessibility project can be overwhelming and it’s hard to know where to start. Eventually, through research, you’ll probably realize that WCAG 2.0 is the authoritative list on how to make your website accessible. I’ve condensed and summarized these guidelines into an easy-to-read checklist that you can work through one step at a time.
Why is web accessibility important? Making your website accessible:
- Allows every person equal access to your website
- Prevents your company from facing ADA lawsuits
- Improves the structure and usability of your website for all users