At work, I use Adobe InDesign a lot. It’s one of my primary tools as a Publications Specialist for the State of Alaska. However, it has been a weakness of mine to seek and destroy accessibility failures in my Adobe publications. Just recently, I started to face that challenge head-on and find ways to test … Continue reading 5 Easy Ways to Make Your InDesign Document More Accessible
Here we go again! I know what I’m in for this time, which makes me wonder if I can do it again. I also had the advantage of my son’s naptime last go-around, but not this time. On my second round of 100 Days of Code journey, I hope to stay more focused and project-oriented. … Continue reading 100 Days of Code: Round 2
Thanks to Smashing Magazine’s CSS Grid Challenge, I was finally pushed to learn grid in all it’s glory and failures. Here is my submission left on CodePen: It feels good to finally get rolling with the new CSS Grid layout. And I am in LOVE! So much easier to arrange elements than using float hacks. … Continue reading CSS Grid Challenge
For Days 90 and 91 of my 100 Days of Accessibility Challenge, I decided to browse YouTube to see what web accessibility introductions and tutorials were available for free. There were many more than I imagined! I’ve scraped off just a few recommendations to start you off, and YouTube’s suggestions can lead you down the … Continue reading Learn Web Accessibility on YouTube
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Oh happy day! New MBP arrived. Using my lunch hour to set it up just right. #100DaysOfCode http://pic.twitter.com/yH0KumsRym — Elizabeth Reiher (@tonomoshia) July 31, 2017 ? Thank you to the following: Tania Rascia’s Setting up a Brand New Mac for Development (Her whole site is awesome. You should really consider signing up for… Continue reading Great sources for setting up your brand new MacBook Pro to fly!
As I discussed in my last post about how computers have enabled those with impairments to overcome some barriers, I’ve learned through personal experience that the advent of mobile devices has managed to bridge some of the divide in communication and wayfinding, alongside being of assistance to many during every day life tasks. In this … Continue reading Enabling People to Communicate on Mobile Devices
Computers. Wow, have they changed my life! Thanks to computers, I’m making my niche in a career that lets me develop a skill with minimal barriers. And I’m not the only one. Others are able to overcome their own individual barriers thanks to various types of technological devices. But what are some barriers that many … Continue reading Enabling People to Work on Computers