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While making the internet accessible for all and changing the world for the better, we tend to produce a lot of news and updates! This is where we’ll keep you up to date on all new developments, from new partnerships and special events to funding rounds. Stay tuned!

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Adaptive Fitness is a Game-Changer for Athletes with Disabilities

Adaptive fitness is when exercise and sports include accessible equipment, inclusive environments, and training techniques for people with disabilities. For nonprofits who want to set up their own adaptive fitness events, here’s how you can get started.

September 27, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - August Edition

August was a busy month for so many incredible organizations. Here are 5 organizations that we connected with in August that are making a real change.

September 7, 2023 accessiBe
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August’s Inclusive Agency of the Month: 5&5 Enables Food Service Brands to Grow

5&5 delivers a holistic digital presence for the restaurants they work with. We’re proud to shine the spotlight on August’s Inclusive Agency of the Month.

August 27, 2023 accessiBe
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Back to School is an “A+” Experience with These Inclusion Practices

Working alongside some amazing nonprofit organizations has enabled us to gather key insights into inclusive education. We’ve collected a list of access initiatives and best practices. Read on for some of the best and brightest ABCs of Back to School Inclusion.

August 24, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - July Edition

July was a busy month for so many incredible, disability-focused nonprofit organizations. Here are 5 organizations that we connected with in July that are making a real change.

July 31, 2023 accessiBe
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Nonprofit Fundraising 101: Effective and Accessible Steps for Raising Money

Fundraising is a must for any nonprofit to get the resources they need to make an impact. Here are some insights directly from nonprofit leaders about fundraising and the best ways to get your efforts done.

July 26, 2023 accessiBe
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accessFind: A gateway to accessible websites

Only 3% of the world’s websites are accessible, and for billions of people living with disabilities, finding those websites is a challenge. 35 nonprofit organizations teamed up with accessiBe to address this digital gap and come up with a solution. Together, we combined innovative technology with the human experience to create accessFind. Read about the gateway to accessible websites now.

July 19, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Steps for More Accessible Instagram Posts

To make your Instagram presence inclusive and engage a wider audience, you need to make sure that your posts are accessible. Here’s how to create inclusive Instagram posts that offer engaging content for everyone.

July 17, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Steps for Accessible LinkedIn Posts

As a professional, you have an opportunity to create a Linkedin voice that is inclusive to all. Here are 5 steps to make your Linkedin posts more accessible.

July 11, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - June Edition

June's top 5 NPOs of the month are real game-changers! Check out each organization now and see why we highlighted them and the amazing work they do.

July 5, 2023 accessiBe
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Why we loved every minute of the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023

The Special Olympics World Games is such an impactful event that changes the lives of thousands every two years. This year, Amy from accessiBe and two accessiBe colleagues had the honor of attending the Special Olympics World Games in Berlin as volunteers on the ground. Read about their experience here!

July 5, 2023 Amy
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June’s Inclusive Agency of the Month: FAV Solution

FAV Solution is a leading development agency that specializes in eCommerce sites. We've chosen them as June's Inclusive Agency of the Month because of their amazing efforts in helping to make the internet a more inclusive space.

June 12, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Bob Houser on looking at disabilities through a different lens

We had an amazing conversation with Bob Houser in one of our accessiBeSpotlight Sessions, where we got insight into his inspiration for photography, and some of his most profound experiences with working with people with disabilities. Here are or key takeaways.

June 8, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Jonny Imerman on support for cancer patients and survivors

Meet Jonny Imerman, the Imerman Angels, a nonprofit organization that connects cancer patients with recovered survivors. Read about some of our key takeaways from his accessiBe Spotlight Session where he discusses the motivation for launching his nonprofit and how it’s positively affecting people with cancer.

June 8, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Keri Goff on equal employment opportunity

Keri Goff, of the Brevard Achievement Center, joins one of our accessiBe Spotlight Sessions to talk about training and employment services for people who need career development and the support needed to succeed in the workforce.

June 8, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: On being an interabled couple and disability representation

In this unique Spotlight Session, we're joined by Cole and Charisma - an interabled couple who discuss with us their experiences with social media followers, wild adventures, and their approach to the challenges of accessibility. Look inside to read our key takeaways.

June 5, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Justin Moore on empowerment through movement

Read about Justin Moore, CEO of The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), and his experience working as a physical therapist with people with disabilities, as well as his government-level lobbying efforts, as part of our Spotlight Sessions series.

May 31, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Juliette Sterkens on advocating for hearing-inclusive technology

Juliette Sterkens joins accessiBe's Spotlight Sessions to talk about advocating for hearing loops and the work of the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA),

May 30, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Sarah Klein on awareness around seizures and epilepsy

Sarah Klein joined accessiBe's Spotlight Sessions to share her insights on living with epilepsy and practices for inclusion.

May 30, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Wayne Connell on breaking stigmas around invisible disabilities

May 29, 2023 accessiBe
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Spotlight Session: Sarah Foley on Living a Rich and Fulfilling Life

We had the pleasure of hosting Sarah Foley in one of our accessiBe Spotlight Sessions where she discussion life in a wheelchair and how she empowers other women to regain their power, confidence, and self-trust. Here are our key takeaways.

May 24, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - May Edition

May's 5 NPOs are as impressive as you might think. Take a read and learn how their impactful missions make a massive dent in society as they advocate for disability communities.

May 24, 2023 accessiBe
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Make Your Social Media Posts Accessible: How to Add Alt Text

Alt text is an impactful accessibility feature that really makes a difference in the way people with screen readers consume content. Take a peak inside to find out how you can make your social media posts (on any platform!) accessible and inclusive to all.

May 23, 2023 accessiBe
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Maximize Your Website’s Accessibility with accessServices

accessiBe is proud to offer supplementary services that complement web accessibility, enabling businesses of all sizes to work toward a higher level of digital accessibility. Find out more about accessServices and what our team of experts can do for you.

May 18, 2023 accessiBe
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#LetsChangeThat : Influencers, Non-Profits & Businesses Speak Up for Web Accessibility

We asked over 700 business owners and company leaders to define web accessibility, and just 25% were able to. accessiBe's #Letschangethat Campaign set out on a mission to share with the world what web accessibility means to the disability communities. Find out more now.

May 14, 2023 accessiBe
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May’s Inclusive Agency of the Month: Marketing 360

For the month of May, we're highlighting the great work and inclusion efforts of Marketing 360! As an agency that has made tremendous strides in spreading the word on accessibility, they certainly have great insight as to how and why they implement the important practice with clients.

May 9, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - April Edition

April's Top 5 NPOs are some of the most influential organizations around! Read more about each of their missions, how they create, and what makes them unique to the communities they serve.

April 18, 2023 accessiBe
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The next level of accessibility is within reach

Just as a ramp helps a guest who moves differently, Pal Experiences helps those who process differently, achieving the next level of accessibility for places in our community. Learn about how the nonprofit was founded and more about autism accessibility.

April 17, 2023 Melanie
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Using the Internet with Epilepsy: 3 Insights on Accessibility

This year, in honor of Epilepsy Awareness Day, we wanted to share with you our experience collaborating with Natasha, who has photosensitive epilepsy. From our user testing session with Natasha, she offered us amazing insights into the world of navigating the web with epilepsy, and these are three you must hear for yourself.

March 26, 2023 accessiBe
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What Society Needs to Know About Epilepsy

Epilepsy is an often overlooked and stigmatized invisible disability that deserves more awareness and to be surrounded by educational initiatives. Learn about epilepsy's characteristics, history, and community from Natalie L. Boehm, the president and founder of The Defeating Epilepsy Foundation.

March 23, 2023 Natalie
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - March Edition

Our Top 5 NPOs for March will blow you away with the missions, values, and activities they utilize to shape the world. Read about how these amazing organizations are driving inclusivity and awareness for the disability communities.

March 21, 2023 accessiBe
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - February Edition

February's Top 5 Nonprofit Organizations are creating change through meaningful work and impactful missions. Take a look at how they're helping shape a better world for all of us.

February 19, 2023 accessiBe
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Giving Cancer the Bird and Making it Suck Less

Become more familiar with the challenges of adolescents and young adults who are diagnosed with cancer while learning more about Stupid Cancer, an interconnected community that empowers diagnosed AYAs; all explained by the organization's Communications & Development Coordinator, Marlena Matute.

January 31, 2023 Marlena
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - January Edition

Take a look at January's top 5 nonprofits that are creating change and impacting their respective communities with hard work and determination.

January 24, 2023 accessiBe
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Why Inclusive Language Matters and How it Creates Meaningful Business Relationships

Learn how to connect with the disability communities by using inclusive language that displays empathy and respect towards those with varying experiences or abilities. Josh Basile, Community Relations Manager at accessiBe, explains what to say and what not to say as an inclusive brand communicating with the communities.

January 23, 2023 Joshua
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Hearing Loops Provide Hearing Access for People with Hearing Loss

Learn about the population of those with auditory impairments, as well as how modern hearing aids provide benefits to persons dealing with hearing loss, from Hearing Loops' Board Advisor Juliëtte Sterkens, AuD.

January 22, 2023 Juliëtte
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - December Edition

Read about December's Top 5 non-profits that make a great impact on the community with incredible missions that promote awareness for inclusion.

December 15, 2022 accessiBe
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The Emotional Impact of Disability on Siblings

Having a sibling with a disability is an emotional journey. Despite unique experiences, individuals with disabilities teach their siblings valuable lessons.

December 15, 2022 Covey
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - November Edition

Peek inside to learn about November's most impactful Non-Profit Organizations and how their missions are creating real change.

November 28, 2022 accessiBe
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Disability unemployment is far greater than that without disability

We need to continue pushing any initiative that progresses the action of employing more people with disabilities. Read why such a movement is crucial to our society and the community contributes to the working force.

November 24, 2022 Nicholas
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The Autism Spectrum: Its Definition, A Diagnosis, and Making Difference

An Autism Spectrum Diagnosis can't stop anyone from achieving their dreams. ​Discover the details of ASD and the journey of this proud father, as well as the benefits of his 's Karate-focused non-profit that supports the notion: "Anything is possible when you believe in it."

November 20, 2022 Andre
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Introducing New Partners Commissions Payout System!

Receiving commissions has never been so simple and fast

November 13, 2022 accessiBe
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This is how we stand up for our country on Veterans Day

Veterans never stop standing up for their country, regardless of ability. Therefore, what you are about to read, is about the deep passion of one veteran for not just his nation, but his fellow veterans and what they do for each other. Learn about how we come together one day out of the year and how we support each other consistently during the other 364 days that follow.

November 7, 2022 Mark
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Accessible Voting and Why It Truly Matters

People with disabilities deserve barrier-free access to voting. Here's how candidates and election officials can ensure that the community's voice is heard with accessible voting.

October 31, 2022 Deborah
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - October Edition

Take an inside look at 5 impactful accessiBe partners and how they create change for the communities they support.

October 20, 2022 accessiBe
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ADA Tax Credit Meets Web Accessibility: How to Apply, Who Qualifies, and Key Stipulations

September 15, 2022 accessiBe
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - September Edition

September 7, 2022 accessiBe
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Why we've raised $58 Million and how we are investing it

We raised $58M to support the disability community to educate the world about the importance of including people with disabilities, and, to help the business community ensure that their digital assets are accessible, inclusive, and provide an excellent experience to all users. With or without disabilities.

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accessiBe Reviews on WordPress, G2, Trustpilot and other platforms - what do people think?

We have collected some of the reviews about accessiBe that we’re most proud of and put them in this article to share with you!

January 3, 2022 accessiBe
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accessiBe opens new headquarters in New York City with plans to more than double in size

We’re excited to expand our mission of making the entire web accessible to people with disabilities by 2025 overseas - and where’s a better place to start that than the original city of dreamers?

October 7, 2021 Shir
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accessiBe acquires leading service company and platform Routier

Routier’s co-founders Gal Bareket and Niv Penso, Israeli elite intelligence unit 8200 alums, have joined our family at the C-suite level to help us meet the increasing demand for innovative professional services and the development of new products.

August 2, 2021 accessiBe
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accessiBe Brings Web Accessibility to National TV

As accessiBe’s Chief Vision Officer, I couldn’t be prouder to announce that we just launched our national TV campaign which can be viewed on prime-time channels on the East and West coasts.

July 30, 2021 Michael
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Announcing accessiBe’s brand new dashboard for customers and partners!

With new features and updated designs, our new dashboard organizes and streamlines everything you need to add websites, customize the solution, onboard clients, and more!

March 12, 2021 accessiBe
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accessiBe announces $28 Million Series A funding completion following remarkable performance in 2020

We just announced the completion of our Series A round of funding to a total of $28 million, getting us closer to our goal of making the entire Internet accessible!

February 4, 2021 Shir
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Michael Hingson: Why I joined the mission of making the entire Internet accessible

Why I joined accessiBe, where are we going to, and what does being a Chief Vision Officer at accessiBe mean?

January 31, 2021 Michael
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Announcing the all-new accessiBe 3.0!

accessiBe 3.0 has just arrived, and this is one of the most exciting product updates of 2020!

August 7, 2020 accessiBe
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accessiBe Secures $12 Million Series A Funding from Leading Investment Firm K1 Capital

In February 2020, accessiBe was secured $12 million in funding from K1, a leading investment firm that focuses on global high-growth enterprise software companies.

May 22, 2020 accessiBe
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accessiBe Unveils New Accessibility Solution for the Flooring Industry

accessiBe is proud to have taken part in The International Surface Event, the biggest event in the flooring industry, and unveil "Enable".

January 29, 2020 accessiBe
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accessiBe Founders blindfold and lecture to 600 Employees of Digital Ocean at Florida

accessiBe has been invited to lecture to over 600 Digital Ocean employees on web accessibility. We took the opportunity to blindfold all of them!

November 5, 2019 accessiBe
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Sea, Beer, Watermelon… and WordPress: accessiBe’s Seaside WordPress Conference

On August 7th, 2019, accessiBe marked the summer with an evening beachside conference on everything WordPress.

September 2, 2019 accessiBe
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accessiBe Founders Chosen for the Forbes 2019 30 Under 30 List

In the wake of accessiBe’s success, Forbes included accessiBe’s 3 founders, Shir Ekerling, Dekel Skoop, and Gal Vizel, on its 2019 30 Under 30 list.

March 19, 2019 accessiBe