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** [http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/wcag.php Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)]
 
** [http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/wcag.php Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)]
 
** [http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/wcag20 Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (draft)]
 
** [http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/wcag20 Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (draft)]
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*** [http://www.alistapart.com/articles/tohellwithwcag2 an article on the problems with WCAG2]
  
 
== Tools ==
 
== Tools ==

Revision as of 21:14, 25 May 2006

Websites built with accessibility in mind are flexible in meeting different user needs, preferences and suituations. Though these methods can increase usability for everyone who uses the web they are often legally required to be implemented in a specific effort to prevent discrimination against people with disabilities.

Starting points

These are some readable introductions to accessibility that cover; what accessibility is, why it is important, as well as practical advice.

Standards, guidelines and legislation

Tools

see also this long list of accessibility tools.

Resources

See also