Incorporating accessibility on your website is the right thing to do today.
Because 25% of adults in the U.S. live with a disability, according to the CDC.
However, too many websites still lack accessibility features.
That means millions of users are struggling to use the web.
What Is Web Accessibility?
Web accessibility is about designing and developing websites, tools, and technologies that people with disabilities can use, according to the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
People with disabilities should be able to perceive, understand, navigate, and interact with, and contribute to the web.
Web accessibility applies to all disabilities that affect access to the web, including:
Where Does ADA Stand?
The most relevant sections of the ADA to web accessibility are Title II and Title III.
- Title II requires state and local governments and governmental entities receiving federal funding to provide qualified individuals