Web Content Accessibility Guidelines: WCAG 2 at a Glance
What does web content accessibillity guidelines (WCAG) mean, in a few words?
Here are a few main rules for your infrastructure and content:
- Provide text alternatives for non-text content.
- Provide captions and other alternatives for multimedia.
Create content that can be presented in different ways,
including by assistive technologies, without losing meaning.
- Make it easier for users to see and hear content.
- Make all functionality available from a keyboard.
- Give users enough time to read and use content.
- Do not use content that causes seizures.
- Help users navigate and find content.
- Make text readable and understandable.
- Make content appear and operate in predictable ways.
- Help users avoid and correct mistakes.
Maximize compatibility with current and future user tools.