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  1. Skip Links Design Showcase

    by Christopher Schmitt

    Every time a page loads, keyboard and screen reader users start at the top of the page, navigating through a header section that contains the organization’s name or page title, site navigation, and who knows what else until they get to the unique content on that page. If a user …

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  2. Nose to the Page (4) – Access to Literacy

    by Wayne Dick

    The Commercial Disability Visual readers with low vision (VR/LV) do not have the assistive technology they need for the simple task of reading.  This technology exists for W3C technologies like HTML with CSS, but even that access is difficult to realize.  While the …

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  3. Nose to the Page (3) – Tools for Access to Reading

    by Wayne Dick

    Note: If you have trouble with this blog format try reading this at my site:  Tools for Access to Reading . Tools for Access to Reading My last blog, "Myths About Low Vision" seems to have caused more confusion than clarity.  Developers, being practical people, wanted …

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  4. Nose to the Page (2)

    by Wayne Dick

    Myths About Low Vision Most people lump blindness and visual impairment into one group. This is a mistake that does serious harm to many people who have low vision but are not blind. Well meaning people cite accommodations for people who are blind as examples of things that work …

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  5. While I was teaching... Nose to the Page (1)

    by Wayne Dick

    I recently had a remarkable teaching experience. I was teaching on typographic accommodations that support visual readers with low vision. I had explained how there are more than 20  common ways to get low vision and these can attack about 15 systems in the eye and brain. …

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