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Web Accessibility

According to the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), web accessibility means that people with disabilities can use the web. More specifically, web accessibility means that people with disabilities can perceive, understand, navigate, interact, and contribute to the web. Web accessibility not only benefits those with disabilities, but it improves the overall web experience for everyone.

Making Your Website More Accessible

You can make your website more accessible by doing a few simple things.

Structure Your Content Using Heading and Paragraph Tags

Add Alternate Text to Your Images

Create Links Using Relevant Text and Add Titles

Check Your Website Using a Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool

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