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Featured: What’s wrong with VPATs?

“A discussion of some problems with VPATs and ACRs and their role in the procurement process for government and large organizations. From that discussion, I’ll also put forward the kind of accessibility documentation that I think would be more valuable when purchasing a product.”

Read more of What’s wrong with VPATs?.

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New to A11y

An interesting read on how the Gestalt design system approaches accessibility through documentation. Pinterest’s uses Gestalt as its design system, and it’s always good to take inspiration in a space that’s so important to scaling accessibility.

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