Coolfields Consulting Archive for the ‘Accessibility’ Category

Raising a WordPress Trac Ticket for Accessibility Issues

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How to go about raising a WordPress Trac Ticket for reporting accessibility (or other) issues with WordPress back end. WordPress developers may not know about or fully understand these issues and could use our help to point them out and solve them.

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WordPress Admin Menu Accessibility Plugin Version 0.1

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This post focusses on a WordPress plugin that I’ve created that takes some small steps to help with the accessibility of the WordPress admin screens.

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Harnessing Themes, Plugins and Features to Make WordPress More Accessible

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On Thursday 12th April 2012 I gave a presentation to HCID2012 on the impact of themes, plugins and content on the accessibility of a WordPress site. I also spent some time looking at the accessibility of the WordPress admin screens.

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Website In 1 Day is Launched

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Website In 1 Day is new collaborative hands-on training course which can help businesses build their own usable website in just one day. Harness the flexibility and power of WordPress to get online quickly.

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‘Fix The Web’ In Struggle For Survival

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The Fix the Web initiative is struggling for funding.

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Specification for an Accessible Lightbox

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Lightbox or pop-up panel functionality is very popular on sites these days – however most lightboxes are not accessible. This post proposes a specification for an accessible lightbox.

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WordPress and Accessibility – a11yLDNmeetup December 1st 2011

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Here is my ‘script’ from a lightning talk I gave to the inaugural a11yLDNmeetup in London on 1st December 2011.

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WordPress Keyboard Accessible Dropdown Menus Plugin Version 0.1

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Interested in a plugin that makes dropdown menus keyboard accessible in default WordPress themes?

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Accessible Forms – Grouping Elements Together With Fieldset

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The fieldset HTML element (and its accompanying legend element) can be used to group any set of input fields and brings useful accessibility benefits.

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Accessibility London 2011 Presentations

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Brief write up of my presentations from the recent Accessibility London Unconference.

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