The World Health Organization (WHO) indicates “that more than one billion people are living with a disability in some form or another, representing 15% of the global population.”
Among this population, nearly 1 in 5 — between 110 and 190 million — have significant functional difficulties or suffer from a “severe” disability. In the future, this problem “will become an even greater concern because of the increase in its prevalence, which is explained by the aging population and the higher risk of disability among the elderly." Consequently, the question of access to digital services that today determine a very large part of our daily actions is being directed towards this segment of the population.
The goal of accessibility efforts is to broadcast your content on the web to the maximum amount of Internet users. In this whitepaper, you will learn the basics of digital accessibility, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0), and how to effectively test your website.
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