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Why Digital Agencies should make their Annual Reports Accessible?

In our fast-paced, digital world, it’s easy to overlook the importance of making sure that everyone can access and understand the content that we create. But it’s vital that we do. For digital agencies, this is especially important when it comes to creating annual reports. There are several compelling reasons why digital agencies need to […]

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Top 5 Common PDF Accessibility Errors

PDF is one of the most widely used format to present information on the web. PDFs are used to publish brochures, product user manuals, student text books, bank statements, annual reports, application forms, company policies, utility bills etc.Being such a widely used file format for publishing information, one might think PDFs are capable of making […]

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Adding Alternative Text Description to Images in a Word Document

Word is a user-friendly word processing application that is used on a daily basis to create manuals, brochures, flyers, reports, notes, white papers, case studies. One of the essential step to make your word document accessible to all is by providing alternate text description to the images in your word document. Screen readers cannot analyze and […]

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Is it advisable to expect that every content creator makes their documents accessible?

Every document I create is always accessible. But then I am not the average content creator. We find that there are certain type of documents that are easier to make accessible and others that need experts who understand how to do it! Simple Documents As I see it, there are documents that are generally created […]

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Planning for Document Accessibility

Most organizations have thousands of documents, the list is endless. Organizations are struggling to create a plan and to remediate existing documents and ensure that all new content created is accessible. At 247 Accessible Documents, after working on more that 2 million documents, we know how to assist organizations to create a strategy & a plan […]

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Let’s solve the problem of Accessible Textbooks

One of the main concerns for students with disability at the start of the school year is ensuring that they are provided with accessible learning materials for their coursework.   The solution is often that the student goes to the Disability Support Services team and requests for accessible versions of the textbooks they are prescribed. Ensuring that you have accessible textbooks […]

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How to make your PDF Section 508 Compliant?

PDF files are nearly ubiquitous these days, but unfortunately, they’re not always accessible to everyone. Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act requires federal entities to make electronic and information technology accessible to people with disabilities. Section 508 applies to all Federal agencies when they develop, procure, maintain or use electronic and information technology. To avoid […]

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InDesign Accessibility

If you’re looking for a powerful tool to help you create stunning visual designs, then InDesign is the right choice for you. This desktop publishing software from Adobe is used by professionals all over the world to create everything from magazines and books to advertisements and online publications. The InDesign document may be exported into […]