Diigo Bookmarks 12/09/2019
- It All Starts with a Humble <textarea> ◆ 24 ways
"The key to progressive enhancement is distilling the user experience to its lowest possible technical solution and then building on it to improve the user experience."
- Jim Thatcher, Accessibility Giant, Dies at 83 - Law Office of Lainey Feingold
"His death on December 7, 2019, leaves a huge hole in the accessibility community and in the hearts of his countless friends, colleagues, admirers."
- Grant for the Web
"Grant for the Web will spark a healthier internet built on open standards, giving people more independence and control over how they distribute and monetize content, and generating better business models for the web."
- There is no "Myths of Color Contrast Accessibility"
"WCAG are not always 100% correct, they are working on improving their admittedly basic contrast calculation methods. If you think about accessibility, you already do more than a lot of designers, now try to practice and stay open for feedback."
"I owe CSS a debt so I curated a list of recent features that you may want to know about if you didn't follow this space for a little while."
- The intersection of markup, content and context in accessibility - 24 Accessibility
"the concept I want to stick is how understanding accessibility becomes easier once you grasp how it intersects with nearly every part of your work."
- Are you ready for the AODA 2021 Deadline? | Deque
"The goal of AODA is for the province of Ontario to be accessible to people with disabilities by 2025. As a result, new public websites and significantly refreshed websites were required to be compliant with WCAG 2.0 Level A by January 1, 2014."