What is SENDA?



A summary of the Special Educational Needs and Disability Act 2001 legislation (SENDA) that establishes legal rights for disabled students in pre- and post-16 education (UK). What does SENDA 2001 cover? The Special Educational Needs and Disability Act 2001 (SENDA) introduces the right for disabled students not to be discriminated against in education, training and […]

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PAS 78



PAS 78 is now BS 8878). This publication provides guidance to organisations in how to go about commissioning an accessible website from a design agency. It describes what is expected from websites to comply with the UK Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA), making websites accessible to and usable by disabled people. Download FREE: PAS78 (pdf) […]

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What is the W3C? How Did The W3C Get Started?



The W3C was started in 1994 to lead the Web to its full potential by developing common protocols that promote its evolution and ensure its interoperability. W3C Stands for the World Wide Web Consortium W3C was created in October 1994 W3C was created by Tim Berners-Lee W3C was created by the Inventor of the Web […]

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Web Accessibility For Beginners



There’s a lot to learn about accessible website design. Here I collect some of the facts about web accessibility in the UK, a beginners guide. Please note some of this information was provided by the RNIB, and I republish it with permission. Does My Website Have To Be Accessible? The part of the DDA that […]

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Your Website Design Should Load in 4 Seconds!



How Fast Should A Web Page Load? Are you losing customers because of a slow loading website design? Is your website frustrating your customers – meaning missed leads and sales? A slow-loading site can mean web shoppers are likely to abandon a website if it takes longer than four seconds to load, a survey suggests. […]

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