The WashU Web Accessibility Users Group meets to share knowledge about standards and best practices for creating and supporting web-based content that’s accessible to people with disabilities and those using assistive technologies.


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WebAIM Releases Screen Reader Survey #8

In August and September 2019, WebAIM conducted a survey of screen reader users. Highlights include: Primary screen reader used: NVDA (40.6%); followed closely by JAWS (40.1%) Most common way to find information using a screen reader: Navigating headings (68.8%) How likely is it that PDFs will cause accessibility issues? Very likely or somewhat likely (75.1%) […]

Quick Tip: Capitalize Words in Hashtags

When using hashtags in your social media post capitalize each word. This makes it easier for screen readers to each word separately. #EasierToReadWhenCapitalizingEachWord