Designing Web Accessibility for a Beautiful Web

Learn how to design accessible content as well as write accessible HTML and XHTML markup and CSS.
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  • Lectures 15
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 9/2012 English

Course Description

Designer and author Andy Clarke demystifies the challenging aspects of Web design: making sites accessible to as wide an audience as possible while still maintaining a solid design aesthetic.

In this “Web Content Accessibility Guidelines” video, CLarke shows how using a modern workflow, which includes designing using a web browser, eliminates common accessibility problems. You will learn how to design accessible content as well as write accessible HTML and XHTML markup and CSS. You'll also learn key business elements of creating an accessible site, including better search engine placement and more value for money spent on design.

Clarke demonstrates these concepts using examples from a fictitious social networking site he created.

Take this exclusive Web Content Accessibility Guidelines course right now and learn how to design accessible content.


What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to design accessible content * Lern to write accessible HTML and XHTML markup and CSS.
  • Learn key business elements of creating an accessible site
  • Learn better search engine placement
  • Learn more value for money spent on design.

Who is the target audience?

  • Web Designers and Developers

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: My First Section
Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Defining Accessible Design
Section 3: Planning for Accessible Design
Section 4: Accessible Design Workflow
Section 5: Designing Accessible Content
Considering Color and Contrast
Using Better Typography
Section 6: Considering Alternate Content
Working with Images
Working with Video and Audio
Using Zoom Layouts
Section 7: Adding In-Page Navigation
Making Tables Accessible
Making Forms Accessible
Section 8: Conclusion

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Instructor Biography

Peachpit Press, Books, eBooks and Videos for Creative People produces top-notch videos, books and ebooks on the latest in graphic design, Web design and development, digital photography, multimedia, video, and general computing. Our award-winning products are authored by the creative industry's top professionals and feature step-by-step explanations, timesaving techniques, savvy insider tips, and expert advice. Peachpit is the home of Peachpit Press, Adobe Press, Apple Certified and New Riders and is the publishing partner for The National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), and others.

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