When it comes to accessibility, most people anchor on fear. The rationale to include accessibility in the sites we build often follows logic along the lines of “If we’re not accessible, we might get sued!”. Of course, building accessible websites has much more value than simple risk avoidance. Building accessible websites has a mountain of benefits including SEO, code cleanliness, and most of all helping to build your brand by being inclusive.
In this episode of PressThis, we interview Refael Glantz of AccessiBe about his views on why building for accessibility is so much more than a compliance strategy.
Refael gives his thoughts on why accessibility is important, where most development teams have problems adopting accessibility practices, and what you can do to make building accessible websites easier.
If you’re looking to supercharge your accessibility practice within your company or agency, listen to this episode of PressThis now!