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Making video pages for the W3C AC meeting

Most of the preparation for the May meeting of W3C’s Advisory Committee was already done when it became clear that travel was not going to be possible, due to COVID-19. It had to be a ‘virtual’ meeting. But because you cannot ask people to be in a video conference eight hours a day, the usual […]
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W3C Website redesign: new Information Architecture, wireframes

Our website redesign work is shaping up nicely and although due to COVID-19 we’ve had a few understandable delays, we are nearing an important milestone as navigation design is about to begin: Studio 24 have just published a new Information Architecture –and a summary of the content design work that informs it– as well as […]
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Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.2 Draft for Review

The Accessibility Guidelines Working Group (AG WG) is happy to announce it has published a new draft of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.2 for wide review. The structure and content of WCAG 2.2 is the same as 2.1 and 2.0. Version 2.2 will include new accessibility requirements, called “success criteria”. Background There were […]
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W3C Website redesign: Update to the project site; opening discussions on GitHub

For the remainder of the 2020 W3C website redesign project, we are moving to share documents by default on the W3C website redesign project mini site and marking as such any draft documents, and moving discussions to GitHub, where I will monitor and funnel questions and feedback from the W3C community to Studio 24, who […]
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W3C Website redesign: short user surveys regarding finding content

Hi everyone! As part of the 2020 W3C website redesign, I am looking for volunteers among those who use the current W3C website, to take a couple of short surveys. They will help Studio 24 determine the best Information Architecture for our site. How users find content associated with standards, specifications and technical reports on […]
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Challenges with Accessibility Guidelines Conformance and Testing, and Approaches for Mitigating Them

The Working Draft of Challenges with Accessibility Guidelines Conformance and Testing, and Approaches for Mitigating Them explores challenges that occur in some settings, such as large, highly dynamic websites, including those that aggregate significant amounts of content, when using the page-based conformance of WCAG 2 to verify conformance of websites and web applications. The purpose […]
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