Being a daily a11y

How the nitty gritty of accessibility makes me a better designer

Notebook, Desktop, Coffee, Set!

My main goals were:

Why accessibility?

Common push backs were:

  • Additional testing / review would add to scope creep.
  • Why waste the time when the data shows only a minority of users have this need.
  • Despite my disability, I’m used to less-accessible interfaces and have workarounds.

My process revolved around:

Example of 3 accessible buttons, the top is a native button, the other 2 are Divs.



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store