viernes, 20 de julio de 2007

Guía para crear sitios web accesibles

How to Commission and Design Web Accessible Websites es una guía gratuita elaborada por AbilityNet, el principal fabricante de ayudas técnicas para discapacitados en el Reino Unido, para ICT Hub.

Esta guía contiene los siguientes apartados:
Introduction

Part one: An overview of web accessibility for the VCS
What is web accessibility?
What are the benefits?
Facts and figures
An introduction to accessibility guidelines
Who does it affect?
Future trends in web accessibility

Part two: For commissioners
Introduction
What the law says about web accessibility
Planning for an accessible website
Web Accessibility Policy
Working with designers and developers
Post launch – how to keep your site accessible

Part three: For editors: Writing for the web
Language
Pictures and symbols to help understanding
Writing alternative text
Hypertext links
Headings
Editors checklist

Part four: For developers and designers
Web accessibility in context
Web accessibility level 1 issues
Key Level 2 accessibility issues
Word, PowerPoint and PDFs

Part five: Testing the accessibility of your website
Testing overview
Disabled user testing
Testing for specific accessibility issues
Testing checklist

Part six: Resources
Glossary
Useful websites
W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Checklist levels 1 and 2
Helpful organisations