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Live: WCAG Principles in Plain English for PDF Documents

taught by: Dax Castro
co-presented by: Chad Chelius


Session Summary

Learn the short answer on how to meet the success criteria for the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines for your PDF Documents. We will cover all the key principles you should know in a language you can understand.


Description

This session evaluates the core Success Criteria of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. We will walk through each Success Criterion and talk about how it relates to your PDF document. You will learn which criteria apply and which ones are not relevant. You will learn techniques on how to meet these criteria and why they are important. In addition to understanding the criteria, we will review several WCAG myths for things like font size, merged cells, and color contrast.


Practical Skills

  • A better understanding of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
  • Techniques for meeting A, AA, and AAA Success Criteria for PDF Documents.
  • What "rules" are myths and what rules are critical to ensuring a compliant PDF.