6 Resources

Understanding how people of all abilities use the web

How People With Disabilities Use the Web [ http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/people-use-Web/Overview.html ]

Web Accessibility and Older People: Meeting the Needs of Ageing Web Users [ http://www.w3.org/WAI/older-users/Overview.php ]

Web Content Accessibility and Mobile Web: Making a Web Site Accessible Both for People with Disabilities and for Mobile Devices [ http://www.w3.org/WAI/mobile/Overview.html ]

Developing a business case for accessibility

Developing a Web Accessibility Business Case for Your Organization [ http://www.w3.org/WAI/bcase/ ]

WCAG 2.0

Customizable Quick Reference to WCAG 2.0 Success Criteria [ http://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG20/quickref/ ]

Full Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 [ http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/ ]

WCAG 2.0 - Table of Contents [ http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/ ]

WCAG 2.0 - Guidelines for Principle 1 - Perceivable [ http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/#perceivable ]

WCAG 2.0 - Guidelines for Principle 2 - Operable [ http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/#operable ]

WCAG 2.0 - Guidelines for Principle 3 - Understandable [ http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/#understandable ]

WCAG 2.0 - Guidelines for Principle 4 - Robust [ http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/#robust ]

Understanding and Implementing WCAG 2.0 [ http://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/ ]

Techniques and Failures for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines [ http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/-TECHS/ ]

Creating Accessible Digital Formats

Accessible Digital Office Document (ADOD) Project [ http://adod.idrc.ocad.ca/ ]

GAATES' Accessible Information and Communication: A Guide for Small Business [ http://www.gaates.org/aic/ ]

Online Webpage Evaluation Tools

AChecker Web Accessibility Checker [ http://achecker.ca/checker/index.php ]

Wave Accessibility Evaluation Tool [ http://wave.webaim.org ]

HiSoftware ® Cynthia Says ™ Portal [ http://www.contentquality.com/ ]

Online Tools for Checking Colour Contrast and Luminosity Ratios

Juicy Studio's Luminosity Colour Contrast Ratio Analyser [ http://juicystudio.com/services/luminositycontrastratio.php ]

The Paciello Group's Web Accessibility Toolbar for Internet Explorer (also available for Opera) [ http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat/ie ]

The Paciello Group's Color Contrast Analyser [ http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/contrast-analyser.html ]

Vendors providing Accessible Information and Communication Supports Services

GAATES Accessible Information and Communication Supports Vendor List [ http://www.gaates.org/vendors/ICT_Vendors.php ]