Constructing Accessible Web Sites / Edition 1

Constructing Accessible Web Sites / Edition 1

by Cynthia Waddell, Bob Regan, Shawn Lawton Henry, Michael R. Burks
     
 

ISBN-10: 1590591488

ISBN-13: 9781590591482

Pub. Date: 07/10/2003

Publisher: Apress

Accessibility is about making websites that don't exclude people with visual, aural, or physical disabilities. Through real-world examples, this practical book will teach you how to create or retrofit accessible websites quickly and easily.

This book is aimed toward web professionals creating accessible websites or updating existing sites to make them

Overview

Accessibility is about making websites that don't exclude people with visual, aural, or physical disabilities. Through real-world examples, this practical book will teach you how to create or retrofit accessible websites quickly and easily.

This book is aimed toward web professionals creating accessible websites or updating existing sites to make them accessible. It's also useful for corporate, university, and government policy-makers involved in the development and maintenance of websites for their institutions.

The thorough and practical accessibility techniques outlined in this book come from some of the best accessibility professionals in the business. The techniques are illustrated and accompanied by real-world examples from live sites, demonstrating that accessibility is not the enemy of great visual design.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590591482
Publisher:
Apress
Publication date:
07/10/2003
Edition description:
2002
Pages:
415
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.66(d)

Table of Contents

Understanding Web Accessibility.- Overview of Law and Guidelines.- Assistive Technology Browsers and Accessibility.-Creating Accessible Content.- Accessible Navigation.- Accessible Data Input.- Testing for Section 508; Compliance.- Web Development Tools and Accessibility.- Separating Content from Presentation.- Accessibility and Macromedia Flash.- Implementing Accessibility in Enterprise.- Emerging Technologies.- US Web Accessibility Law in Depth.- Appendix A: A Quick Reference Guide.

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