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Create an accessible dropdown navigation

Hover navigations are pretty simple to do without JavaScript, which is how I usually see them implemented. The HTML and CSS are pretty…

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Create custom keyboard accessible checkboxes

I’ve seen a ton of designers make these GORGEOUS checkbox styles, but then you see them implemented and you can’t even select it using your…

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What I'm Grateful for as a Developer

Happy Thanksgiving to those of us in the United States! I’ve been in this industry now for about 4 and a half years. In the spirit of…

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Learn about Dyslexia for the Web with me!

As I started this blog, I began to follow specific hashtags on Twitter. I learned that last month was Dyslexia Awareness Month after…

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Lessons in my First Month of Active Blogging

I soft-launched my blog the day before my birthday, announced it on my birthday (October 3rd), and now it’s 4 weeks later. It’s been a very…

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Negative Impacts of Withholding Form Labels

Back in fall of 2016, I spoke for the first time about accessibility. While planning my presentation and looking for a relevant case study…

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3 Simple Tips to Improve Keyboard Accessibility

I wanted to write a blog post about one of my favorite accessibility topics - keyboard accessibility! I test this so much without even…

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Writing alternative text that matters

If I ask anyone what accessibility means to them, usually the first thing that they can identify is “Adding alt text!” All you have to do is…

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Design Tips - Color and Accessibility

This topic has the potential to be a touchy one for marketing departments and designers. There have been plenty of approved designs I have…

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