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Digital Accessibility as a Business Practice

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Digital Education Strategies

Copyright Year: 2018

Publisher: Ryerson University

Language: English

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Reviewed by Elizabeth Pass, Associate Professor, James Madison University on 7/19/20

I found the book fairly comprehensive in the topics it said it covered. I also liked the angle of accessibility and business. However, it's missing ethics, either as a modular chapter or a theme woven throughout the book. Some may not find that... read more

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Getting Started
  • Chapter 2: Understanding the Big Picture
  • Chapter 3: The Committee and the Champion
  • Chapter 4: Creating Digital Accessibility Culture
  • Chapter 5: Procurement and Accessibility Policy
  • Chapter 6: Hiring Accessibility Staff

About the Book

Most business leaders would agree that reaching the broadest audience is good for a business’s bottom line. A good portion of that audience will be people with disabilities. How, though, would an organization go about ensuring it is as accessible as it can be to all its potential clients or customers, including people with disabilities? This book has been created to answer this question, and to demystify “digital accessibility” as a business practice. It brings together all the pieces of the digital accessibility picture, and provides strategies and resources that will help make digital accessibility a part of an organization’s business culture.

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Digital Education Strategies, The Chang School