Web Accessibility News & Trends

The pace of news has accelerated exponentially in recent years, and that’s doubly true for web accessibility! With so many important updates to keep abreast of, it’s very hard to stay current. This category aims to aggregate news, trends, and important developments for you, so you can get all the updates you need in a single place.

Web Accessibility News & Trends

You’ve Got (Accessible) Mail! How to Make Your Emails More Accessible

Here’s how you can use a combination of built-in accessibility features as well as inclusive best practices to provide a more inclusive email experience for everyone.

August 7, 2023 accessiBe
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Why web accessibility should be top of mind for new business owners

There are many things to think about when you're opening up a new business, and accessibility might not even have crossed your mind. Although this is understandable, it's also a mistake. Putting accessibility at the top of your list will help you set your business up for success in many different ways.

January 16, 2022 accessiBe
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Why Your Medical Practice Website Must Be Accessible to Everyone

The recent rise in ADA web accessibility lawsuits targeting physicians makes this a top priority to address.

August 8, 2021 accessiBe
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Technology and web accessibility go hand in hand

Like many industries beforehand, it’s time for web accessibility to accept technological breakthrough

March 13, 2021 Michael
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Agencies in awe when clients face web accessibility lawsuits

Anxious clients are pressing their agencies for solutions, as web accessibility lawsuits make national headlines. High profile cases against Domino’s, Winn-Dixie and even Beyoncé Knowles are prompting everyone from global brands to small local businesses to ask, “what about me?”

June 12, 2020 accessiBe
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Businesses of all sizes face legal risk due to raising web accessibility lawsuits

From global brands to small local businesses, everyone with a website feels the looming threat of web accessibility lawsuits. According to an analysis by Seyfarth Shaw, more than 11,000 ADA Title III lawsuits were filed in federal courts in 2019, a 400% increase compared to just six years earlier.

May 25, 2020 accessiBe
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The reality of working from home for people with disabilities

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, more than half the world’s population is under some kind of quarantine. For millions of people, work-from-home has gone from being a rare exception to the norm.

April 16, 2020 accessiBe
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How Coronavirus is Impacting People With Disabilities

The sudden outbreak of the coronavirus (or COVID-19) has had unexpected consequences for many areas of our lives. Have you considered how it affects people with disabilities who has much less access to online services?

March 9, 2020 accessiBe
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What does the Domino’s ADA case mean for small-medium-businesses

A recent court ruling found that the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) applies to Domino’s websites and apps. How does this ruling affect small businesses?

November 11, 2019 accessiBe
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5 Reasons Why Web Accessibility Should be Your Priority in 2019

Within time, web accessibility brought with it a whole host of benefits and motivations which go beyond just avoiding being sued. Digital accessibility has become from a moral duty and a social commitment to one of the principles of modern marketing and businesses.

September 13, 2019 accessiBe
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Everything you need to know about ADA web accessibility lawsuits trend in 2019

Rapid digitalization has compelled accessibility standards to be in constant adjustment, making small and medium businesses (SMB) an easy target during the current spike of ADA web accessibility lawsuits.

August 28, 2019 accessiBe
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Recent celebrities ADA lawsuits regarding web accessibility

Celebrities these days are no strangers to ADA web-based lawsuits. Although The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has been around since 1990, it has only recently been heavily targeting people who offer digital customer experiences, as per the 2018 DOJ affirmation of The ADA’s coverage of websites.

March 31, 2019 accessiBe