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AFBAmerican Foundation®
for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

Web Accessibility Resources

AFB's Information on Making Websites Accessible (this section)

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Overview
The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) documents explain how to make Web content more accessible to people with disabilities.

How to Meet WCAG 2.0
A customizable quick reference to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 requirements (success criteria) and techniques

Section 508 Website

IBM Accessibility Guidelines
A similar list with some of the WAI's language made less technical.

WebAIM: Web Accessibility in Mind

WAVE 3.0 Web Accessibility Tool

WebAIM Contrast Checker
Simply select or enter a foreground and background color to see if it meets WCAG 2.0 contrast standards.

The Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family National Center for Accessible Media

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