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It’s too expensive. It takes too much time. There’s no real business value in making my website accessible.

The decision to make your site accessible for all people is vital. After all, one quarter of the U.S. adult population is living with a disability that may impact whether they can navigate your online content. Yet the fact remains, the overwhelming majority of websites today have accessibility problems. Why? …


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Illustration of a web browser with three indicators showing accessibility issues
Illustration of a web browser with three indicators showing accessibility issues

Summary: Making your website compliant has many benefits, especially in a web-first world. Here’s why automation on its own will not solve digital accessibility.

Accessibility Plugins: The Promise

For many organizations, keeping websites compliant with digital accessibility laws is an uphill struggle. With many other business concerns jostling for attention, it is all too easy for compliance tasks related to the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) to slip lower on the agenda.

Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have greatly reduced manual workload in many areas. For certain common website elements, sophisticated automation such as accessibility plugins can fix many basic problems…


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Summary: A cognitive disability may impact a person’s ability to perform mental tasks. This includes tasks on websites. Use this guide to learn about cognitive disabilities, definitions, examples, and more.

A cognitive disability may impact a person’s ability to perform mental tasks. Cognitive disabilities are based on a spectrum, given that concept is broad and does not have a clear definition. Various types of cognitive impairment have been linked to the biology and physiology of the brain. The biology and physiology of the brain can be affected by congenital and developmental conditions, traumatic injury, infection, and chemical imbalances.

What is a Cognitive Disability?

The definition…


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One card that has a magnifying glass with #1 in the middle and one card with an accessibility icon
One card that has a magnifying glass with #1 in the middle and one card with an accessibility icon

Digital accessibility and SEO are two sides of the same coin. By investing in accessibility, you can also expect to improve your search rankings. That’s because search algorithms give better ranks to pages that are most accessible. Learn how AudioEye can help you boost your search rankings with an accessible site.

Five years ago, if you asked a marketing team whether they’d prefer to focus on search engine optimization (SEO) or digital accessibility, SEO would have won hands down.

While few marketers had a deep understanding of the technical implications of SEO, they knew it was important. It’s an easy…


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Illustration of a phone with an accessibility icon in the middle and two dollar bills on either side
Illustration of a phone with an accessibility icon in the middle and two dollar bills on either side

Ensuring that your products and services are accessible to everyone online, including people living with a disability, is a legal obligation for most organizations based in the U.S., and for many in other countries worldwide.

Happily, thanks to a little-known tax credit, accessibility could be much more affordable than you expect.

Making accessibility more cost-effective is a big win, because companies that invest in digital accessibility are likely not only to reduce their risk of a digital accessibility-related lawsuit, but also to increase customer satisfaction and attract new customers. Research suggests that over 1 billion people worldwide have a disability…


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Whether you’re a business designing an e-commerce website for your customers or a public-sector organization creating online services for your citizens, it’s important that your portal is as accessible and easy to use as is achievable for the widest possible audience.

At the same time, there are important design considerations — for example, making important decisions about content, images, typography, and layout. And above all, your choice of colors can make the difference between a site that pops and one that flops.

Color is a tricky subject — and it’s not just about the way the components look. In fact…


WCAG principles provide a foundation for creating accessible and usable web content

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Four icons representing WCAG principles: perceivable, operable, understandable, and robust.
Four icons representing WCAG principles: perceivable, operable, understandable, and robust.

If you’re at all concerned about accessibility, you’ve probably heard of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) — U.S. federal legislation that prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities by government agencies and private-sector companies.

While the ADA was drafted in the era before most companies were on the web, it’s now commonly agreed upon that the ADA applies not only to making physical premises accessible but also digital properties such as websites and mobile apps.

Although the wording of the ADA doesn’t set out any explicit criteria for web and mobile accessibility, legal precedent has established the Web Content Accessibility…

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