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Cognitive Accessibility Objective: Use Clear and Understandable Content


Some users have impaired language skills. More of these users understand content which uses easy to understand language. For example, someone with a language impairment may be able to understand simple sentences and common words. However, complex language with uncommon words may be inaccessible to them.

Help users understand the message and purpose of the page by using:

A good visual layout and small chunks of text makes content easier to understand. Use whitespace and good separation of foreground from background to help comprehension. Also, avoid relying on numerical or mathematical skills.

Design Patterns for this Objective

User Stories and Personas

User Stories


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