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People with Disabilities: Automatic and Manual Evaluation of Web Sites

Introduction to the Special Thematic Session
  • Helen Petrie
  • Gerhard Weber
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4061)

Abstract

Quality of websites is a key factor in addressing all users. Besides functional issues is the design of each web page affecting the ability to navigate and interact with web applications. Web designers are only slowly becoming aware of accessibility issues, more tools, better processes in creating high quality websites and a better understanding of guidelines is needed.

Keywords

Scalable Vector Graphic Accessibility Testing Accessibility Criterion Wayback Machine College Student Journal 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Helen Petrie
    • 1
  • Gerhard Weber
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of YorkHeslington, YorkUK
  2. 2.Universität KielKiel

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