Constructing Accessible Web Sites

  • Authors
  • Jim Thatcher
  • Paul Bohman
  • Michael Burks
  • Shawn Lawton Henry
  • Bob Regan
  • Sarah Swierenga
  • Mark D. Urban
  • Cynthia D. Waddell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N2-x
  2. Jim Thatcher, Paul Bohman, Michael Burks, Shawn Lawton Henry, Bob Regan, Sarah Swierenga et al.
    Pages 1-5
  3. Shawn Lawton Henry
    Pages 6-31
  4. Cynthia D. Waddell
    Pages 32-51
  5. Jim Thatcher
    Pages 66-110
  6. Jim Thatcher
    Pages 112-137
  7. Jim Thatcher
    Pages 138-163
  8. Jim Thatcher
    Pages 164-188
  9. Paul Bohman
    Pages 190-229
  10. Sarah Swierenga
    Pages 230-265
  11. Bob Regan
    Pages 266-280
  12. Mark Urban
    Pages 282-302
  13. Michael Burks
    Pages 304-326
  14. Cynthia D. Waddell
    Pages 328-350
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 352-415

About this book


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.


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