Creating Accessible Content

  • Creating Accessible Content

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    Checklist for Blackboard WCM Content Editors

    While creating website content it is crucial to consider accessibility. There are a few basic steps that should be followed in order to assure your content is accessible:

    • Add built-in Headings to document and do not skip numbers (e.g. jumping from Heading 1 to Heading 3) 
    • Use built-in List options (e.g. bullets or numbers) 
    • Add Alt Text for all links 
    • Add Alt Text for all images 
    • Defined Table Headers and simplified Tables as much as possible  
       

    Helpful Information 

    Links

    Blackboard Accessibility Help Site

    Blackboard Training Site

    Files

    Click Here for Resources Word Document (https://sw00000004.schoolwires.net/cms/lib/SW00000004/Centricity/Domain/1164/Blackboard_Accessibility_Resource_Links%201.docx)