Accessibility and UX: Ammi Embry, Front End UI Dev at Qualifacts

Accessibility and UX: Ammi Embry, Front End UI Developer at Qualifacts

Ammi gets UX, as a front-end web developer, specializing in XHTML, CSS, HTML, Javascript, WAI, & Section 508; she is also proficient in PHP, Perl, and MySQL.

Here's a summary of her Accessibility talk

Accessibility is usability for disabled users. It's an overlooked, but important part of development. I'm going to discuss a few points of why it's important, and how to implement it.

Here's her LinkedIn

Here's her personal blog

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  • laurie k.

    here are videos
    videos of the presentation.

    2 · November 12, 2013

  • Tomiko P.

    This was a really interesting subject, and definitely one that doesn't get the attention it deserves. Ammi shared a lot of great insights.

    1 · November 12, 2013

  • Anna D.

    Great examples and anecdotes, I'll carry this one with me.

    1 · November 12, 2013

  • laurie k.

    eric tice, from qualifacts, i hear you're hiring a frontend superstar, specifically with js skills ... post a link to a job description, please; there are a lot of talented people here.

    November 11, 2013

  • Pavel B.

    Could you please record this?
    I'll be working at the client's site in Denmark and I'll not be able to attend.

    2 · November 6, 2013

    • laurie k.

      great suggestion. we'll work on it.

      1 · November 6, 2013

  • Susan C.

    GREAT topic! Tim Berners-Lee would be proud!

    1 · November 4, 2013

  • Davis M.

    Can't make it unfortunately, but very interested in the discussion. Will slides and/or a recording be made available? Thanks!

    November 4, 2013

    • laurie k.

      yes, we will post the url here after the talk

      November 4, 2013

    • Davis M.

      Great, thank you!

      November 4, 2013

  • laurie k.

    this will be a great talk -- things we all need to know.

    November 4, 2013

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