Created 2011 February 16. Modified 2011 March 7.
This document is a place for my thoughts, the articles and research I've found so far on web accessibility (W3C).
To read or have read.
- Accessibility (microsoft.com) Microsoft on accessibility
- Clip your hidden content for better accessibility (Thierry Koblentz 2011 February yaccessibilityblog.com)
- Disabilities and Tests (JISC TechDis)
- HTML5 Accessibility Chops: the placeholder attribute (Steve Faulkner 2011 February paciellogroup.com)
Label form elements; don't use the placeholder attribute as a label
- Scrap text resize widgets and teach people how to resize text (2007 September 456bereastreet.com)
- Teach a Man to Fish (or How to Resize Text) (2007 September accessify.com)
- Web Accessibility Preferences Are For Sissies? (2010 March webaim.org)
- Which Are More Legible: Serif or Sans Serif Typefaces? (Alex Poole alexpoole.info)
Enable Pixel Font Resizing in IE 6
- Control Panel > Internet Options > Accessibility… > General Tab
- Select "Ignore font sizes specified on Web pages"
Could be useful if given in a website preferences page on how to resize text. Thanks to dotjay's comment on Accessify.