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A complete guide for content creators to start making accessible content

The guide "A complete guide for content creators to start making accessible content" by Whitney Lewis offers invaluable insights and practical tips for content creators to enhance the accessibility of their digital content. In today's digital landscape, where inclusivity and accessibility are paramount, this guide serves as a comprehensive resource for anyone looking to make their content accessible to People with Disabilities.

Content creators wield significant influence over the accessibility of web content. They have the power to either remove barriers for People with Disabilities or unintentionally create barriers that prevent access. This guide empowers content creators by providing them with the knowledge and tools necessary to ensure their content is inclusive and accessible to People with Disabilities.

The guide begins by introducing a free tool called WAVE, which serves as an accessibility checklist for detecting common accessibility issues. By integrating WAVE into their content creation process, creators can identify and address accessibility issues from the outset, ensuring that their content is accessible to People with Disabilities.

Furthermore, the guide covers essential accessibility basics that content creators need to know, such as alternative text for images, contrast for text and images, heading structure, tables, links, text writing, and formatting, as well as making videos accessible with captions, audio descriptions, and transcripts.

By following the guidance provided in this guide, content creators can take proactive steps to remove barriers and create content that is accessible to People with Disabilities. Whether you're a seasoned content creator or just starting out, this guide equips you with the knowledge and tools to make a positive impact and build an inclusive digital environment.

Study and use the guide: A complete guide for content creators to start making accessible content

Also see: Where can I get Training in the Foundations of the International Accessibility Standards?

And: Giving a damn about accessibility - A candid and practical handbook for designers.

 

Striving to remove barriers that prevent us from building a Diverse, Vibrant, Inclusive, Accessible Community!

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