January 11, 2009

Universal Design for Web Applications

Marisa Peacock writes:

O'Reilly has just published Universal Design for Web Applications, a new book that promotes designing accessible websites and teaches readers how to build websites that are more accessible to people with disabilities and explains why doing so is good business...

Once considered internet pariahs, the over 50 age group is rapidly expanding its web presence, and designers need to get their sites ready to handle the user behaviors accompanying it. Improving web site experiences and accessibility doesn't mean that your site will alienate other users -- in fact, it will improve your site's overall user experience.

Full article:

http://www.cmswire.com/cms/books/want-to-build-websites-that-are-more-accessible-003695.php

Posted by rollingrains at January 11, 2009 06:00 PM