Tag Archives: web access

We should strive to make our blogs accessible for all

This is an interesting post and review that addresses some important issues around blogs and the importance of accessibility! http://buyaccessible.net/blog/?p=57#more-57

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A website that models what we mean about universal design

I’m addicted to the website TED Talks. These folks offer such a comprehensive array of informative discussions on topics across technology, entertainment and design. But, I love them even more as I appreciate their design and functionality…offering the clickable ease … Continue reading

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Perspectives on the digital conversation

While digging into the digital universe for some resources, I bumped upon this great site. Several articles caught my attention and I thought worthy of sharing. One discusses the growing concern over the digital divide, http://www.pbs.org/mediashift/2007/01/your-guide-to-the-digital-divide017.html. These authors offer a … Continue reading

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Which browser offers the most?

This month I was reading an article in the Washington Post (11/2/2008) entitled, “Which web browser do you click with?”. Quite an informative article, this author took the opportunity to review six popular web browsers often used in today’s market … Continue reading

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The universal design of today’s web 2.0 tools

Last week I sat in on a wonderful discussion of social media tools. The presenter contrasted a range of tools including blogs, wikis, You Tube, Twitter, and wikipedia. As he noted, his intention was to sample this “social media buffet”. … Continue reading

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Web designs that help us locate information

Web design and usability author Steve Krug does a nice job of discussing the importance of good web designs. In his book, “Don’t Make Me Think”, Krug expounds on the importance of clean navigation, clear purpose, and concise language. As … Continue reading

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The value of desktop organization

Recently I sat with a colleague as they worked on their computer. We were collaborating on a document and using the typical multi-tasking features and functionality of multiple open programs. When I glanced at her desktop I was amazed at … Continue reading

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