Live: A11y Challenges and UX Problems
taught by: Kate Walser
Want to really fix that accessibility challenge you're facing? Recognize it as the user experience problem it is.
Our biggest accessibility challenges are like canaries in the coal mine - a symptom of a bigger, underlying usability problem. Teams can struggle trying to make a component accessible, missing the fact that the issue to really be addressed is a design or usability problem. Identifying these issues and fixing them can have major benefits beyond just achieving accessibility objectives - pleasing a larger portion of your user audience.
- Understand how usability is a critical base layer for accessibility
- Learn common usability challenges that arise in accessibility testing
- Identify and address the usability-access challenges