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Accessible Websites (Constructing): Section 508 and Beyond

Accessible Websites Constructing Section and Beyond Glasshaus is a new imprint dedicated to providing focused and timely information to the new web professional Out of the estimated million web professionals worldwide who specialize in either Web vis

  • Title: Accessible Websites (Constructing): Section 508 and Beyond
  • Author: Shawn Henry Jim Thatcher Cynthia Waddell
  • ISBN: 9781904151005
  • Page: 342
  • Format: Paperback
  • Glasshaus is a new imprint dedicated to providing focused and timely information to the new web professional Out of the estimated 7 million web professionals worldwide who specialize in either Web visual design or in Web functionality, a new market segment is emerging of web professionals who need to do both The new web professional is task driven facing tightGlasshaus is a new imprint dedicated to providing focused and timely information to the new web professional Out of the estimated 7 million web professionals worldwide who specialize in either Web visual design or in Web functionality, a new market segment is emerging of web professionals who need to do both The new web professional is task driven facing tight project time lines, steep learning curves, and needing multi tool skill sets They want just enough information on what they need to know to get the job done now glasshaus titles fit perfectly between the kind of information that already exists for the hard core programmer on one end and the web designer artist on the other glasshaus is the first publisher to focus on the specific needs of this growing market of web professionals.The traditional Web development market is shifting Within this vast community and web professionals are moving in house, and the boundaries between specialized skill sets is becoming increasingly blurred.The new web professionals don t get time off to polish their skills they re constantly running to chase deadlines.Little information is currently available to help this rapidly developing market the new web professional doesn t want or have time for a 1200 page tome on a specific programming language, and they don t need a glossy book that will get their work shown in an art gallery They want solutions glasshaus provides them.Everything you need to know in one book about how to construct an accessible site, or reconstruct an existing one to make it accessible This is the first book specifically addressing US, UK, EC and Australianweb disability legislation It is the one step guide to anti lawsuit peace of mind, with compliancy checklists It encompasses both visual design, and coding techniques, using JavaScript, SMIL, XML, CSS, HTML and others No prior knowledge of any of these technologies is required This book is for anyone who owns or makes web sites from the freelance web professional to the corporate in house design and development department, as well as all companies and organizations that provide web based services to the public.Accessibility is about making web site accessible to those with visual, aural or physical disabilities i.e constructing a web site that doesn t exclude those people from accessing the content or services being provided Web designers developers and businesses need to understand what accessibility means to their web sites and their online business.

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    1. No More Excuses.: Two new words have joined the vocabulary of web designers in recent years - usability and accessibility. You will often come across them used in tandem. Usability really became an issue when Jacob Nielsen infamously denounced Flash as 99% bad. Accessibility became a priority for web developers working on government projects after Section 508 was brought into law in the United States. Accessibility became an issue in Australia during Maguire vs SOCOG in 1999, when a blind man fi [...]

    2. I haven't finished the book at this point but so far I am really starting to get into reading through the pages as they are supplying me with a lot of detail. The great thing about it is, the information is actually informing me of how I can better mistakes I have made in the past throughout the time I have owned my freelance business. Since I am improving, this is an awesome reference to look back on.

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