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Web accessibility standards

  • Apr 21, 2010 · 7:00 PM

"Web accessibility means that people with disabilities can use the Web. More specifically, Web accessibility means that people with disabilities can perceive, understand, navigate, and interact with the Web, and that they can contribute to the Web."--Web Accessibility Initiative Mayank Jain ( will explain and demonstrate the following techniques for building accessible websites, including:

  • Page design

  • Coding

  • Textual content

  • Navigation

  • Scripts and forms

  • Accessible alternatives

  • Validation procedures

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  • A former member
    A former member

    I enjoyed this meetup.
    Speaker was knowledgeable in the topic, however his presentation needed work.
    Was good to hear and share accessibility experiences/ perspectives with people who care this subject.

    April 23, 2010

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great event for discussing topics on web standards

    April 22, 2010

  • A former member
    A former member

    "Location: Not chosen yet"

    Tomorrow night's event at reBar again?

    April 20, 2010

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