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WCAG 2.0 and Web Accessibility in Plain English

You wake up in the morning, and perhaps you grab your phone from your nightstand (because heaven forbid a phone be too far away from us!), and you comb through your emails. You see one from your friend that has a link to a website of cats playing pianos. You click on it, but you can't experience anything because you're experiencing blindness, or pe...
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WCAG: 1.2.3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded)

What does adding audio descriptions to video mean? So there are captions, which I describe in a previous blog article . However ,   an audio description is more of a narrative of what's happening in the video itself. It needs to contain descriptions such as audible pauses, and laughter, as well as elements that make the video informative and/ ...
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WCAG: 1.2.4 Captions (Live)

What does adding live captions mean? More than 5% of the world's people are deaf and/or hard of hearing. Also, around 30 million people in the good ole U.S. of A. have some degree of hearing loss. As our population gets older, this statistic is extremely likely to grow. So there are captions, which I describe in a previous blog article. However, li...
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WCAG: 1.2.5 Audio Description (Prerecorded)

What does adding an audio description mean? Adding audio descriptions is pretty much what it sounds like. It's simply using spoken audio to describe what's happening in your video content. For example, things to be included in the descriptions would be: Describing/ introducing who's speaking Explaining overall setting, and visual elements that are ...
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