Issue #22

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Featured: Why can’t we make it easier to be accessible?

Whitney Quesenbery wonders why accessibility isn’t easier. “Designing for accessibility ought to be easy. It ought to be the default for software,” she says.

Read more in Why can’t we make it easier to be accessible?.

News and links

Second annual Accessibility Camp New York City on Saturday, September 17, 2016: From the meetup post, “A11yNYC is proud to present Accessibility Camp NYC! Speakers from different fields in accessibility will come together to share ideas, experiences, and knowledge. We’ll discuss all things accessibility.”

Resources, tools and tutorials

New to A11y

Good accessibility starts in the design phase. The UK’s Government Digital Service blog has written a post on designing for accessibility.

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