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Featured: Global Accessibility Awareness Day is Thursday

“Thursday, May 16, 2024, help us celebrate the 13th Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)! The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital access and inclusion, and the more than One Billion people with disabilities/impairments.”

Check out the GAAD site to learn how to get involved.

Read more of Global Accessibility Awareness Day.

Sponsored: WordPress Accessibility Showcase for Global Accessibility Awareness Day

In honor of Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), join us for a conversation about how different WordPress plugins and theme developers are working to improve and promote accessibility in their products.

Register for the WordPress Accessibility Showcase for Global Accessibility Awareness Day webinar.

News, resources, tools and tutorials

New to A11y

Ashlee M. Boyer has a cool resource for you if you’re looking to learn more about accessibility on Global Accessibility Awareness Day and beyond: a totally free, 16-day email course to level up. It looks like one lesson per day, and delivered in bite-sized chunks. Love the concept.

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