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Giving Cancer the Bird and Making it Suck Less

Become more familiar with the challenges of adolescents and young adults who are diagnosed with cancer while learning more about Stupid Cancer, an interconnected community that empowers diagnosed AYAs; all explained by the organization's Communications & Development Coordinator, Marlena Matute.

January 31, 2023 Marlena
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - January Edition

Take a look at January's top 5 nonprofits that are creating change and impacting their respective communities with hard work and determination.

January 24, 2023 accessiBe
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Why Inclusive Language Matters and How it Creates Meaningful Business Relationships

Learn how to connect with the disability communities by using inclusive language that displays empathy and respect towards those with varying experiences or abilities. Josh Basile, Community Relations Manager at accessiBe, explains what to say and what not to say as an inclusive brand communicating with the communities.

January 23, 2023 Joshua
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Hearing Loops Provide Hearing Access for People with Hearing Loss

Learn about the population of those with auditory impairments, as well as how modern hearing aids provide benefits to persons dealing with hearing loss, from Hearing Loops' Board Advisor Juliëtte Sterkens, AuD.

January 22, 2023 Juliëtte
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5 Nonprofits Creating Change - December Edition

Read about December's Top 5 non-profits that make a great impact on the community with incredible missions that promote awareness for inclusion.

December 15, 2022 accessiBe
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The Emotional Impact of Disability on Siblings

Having a sibling with a disability is an emotional journey. Despite unique experiences, individuals with disabilities teach their siblings valuable lessons.

December 15, 2022 Covey

Welcome to accessiBe's Blog!

Web accessibility is a complex topic and updates are coming fast and furious. There have been so many changes recently, it's hard for anyone to keep up!

At accessiBe, we're not only streamlining the compliance process but the information, news, and developments around it.

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[With regards to the legislation or not] - why you should make your site accessible for people with disabilities

Beyond legal compliance, the accessibility of websites has quite a few other benefits that business owners are not aware of! In this article, we will present the most prominent advantages of adapting your site to people with disabilities, beyond the law.

July 26, 2018 accessiBe
Web Accessibility Knowledgebase

The difference between making sites accessible through a template, compared to using an accessibility interface

In this article, we will focus on the nature of web accessibility solutions and go into depth to understand precisely how web accessibility works. Thus, we can choose the method that best suits your site, your business and of course its surfers. Ready? Let's start!

October 1, 2018 accessiBe
Web Accessibility Knowledgebase

Everything you need to know about making websites accessible for people with disabilities

In this article we will explain in depth the field of web accessibility so that you can understand the world of disabilities in all its parts, and how it integrates with the basic desire of every person in modern times to surf the Internet freely and independently.

October 18, 2018 accessiBe
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accessiBe Founders Chosen for the Forbes 2019 30 Under 30 List

In the wake of accessiBe’s success, Forbes included accessiBe’s 3 founders, Shir Ekerling, Dekel Skoop, and Gal Vizel, on its 2019 30 Under 30 list.

March 19, 2019 accessiBe
Web Accessibility News & Trends

Recent celebrities ADA lawsuits regarding web accessibility

Celebrities these days are no strangers to ADA web-based lawsuits. Although The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has been around since 1990, it has only recently been heavily targeting people who offer digital customer experiences, as per the 2018 DOJ affirmation of The ADA’s coverage of websites.

March 31, 2019 accessiBe
Web Accessibility Knowledgebase

DIY: the full guide to testing your website’s accessibility, WCAG and ADA compliance level

Looking to mitigate legal risk? trying to assess how close you are to being ADA compliant? Feeling overwhelmed by reading the official Web Content Accessibility Guidelines? (WCAG 2.1). Well, this guide is exactly for you!

April 6, 2019 accessiBe
Web Accessibility News & Trends

Everything you need to know about ADA web accessibility lawsuits trend in 2019

Rapid digitalization has compelled accessibility standards to be in constant adjustment, making small and medium businesses (SMB) an easy target during the current spike of ADA web accessibility lawsuits.

August 28, 2019 accessiBe
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Sea, Beer, Watermelon… and WordPress: accessiBe’s Seaside WordPress Conference

On August 7th, 2019, accessiBe marked the summer with an evening beachside conference on everything WordPress.

September 2, 2019 accessiBe
Web Accessibility News & Trends

5 Reasons Why Web Accessibility Should be Your Priority in 2019

Within time, web accessibility brought with it a whole host of benefits and motivations which go beyond just avoiding being sued. Digital accessibility has become from a moral duty and a social commitment to one of the principles of modern marketing and businesses.

September 13, 2019 accessiBe
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Ten Incredible Stories of People Who Overcame their Disabilities to Achieve Greatness

There are dozens of incredible sagas of people overcoming disabilities to achieve great things. Here are just a few top-picks we think will leave anyone who reads them inspired.

October 20, 2019 accessiBe
Web Accessibility Knowledgebase

ADA and Section 508 - US legal requirements for web accessibility

Everything you need to know about U.S legal requirements relating to web accessibility. From Section 508 to the ADA and the WCAG.

October 20, 2019 accessiBe