May 7, 2015 — Assessing web sites for accessibility can be a burdensome task. I’ll talk about how to use automated testing to improvement your testing. I’ll review the nature of automated testing so you know what automation will catch and what it won’t. Finally, I’ll talk about the tools available for doing automated testing in WordPress when working on themes, plug-ins, or WordPress core.
April 21, 2015 — This presentation discusses both tools and techniques that can help you build accessible websites.
April 17, 2015 — Prendre en compte l’accessibilité dans les projets WordPress, c’est permettre à tous les internautes d’accéder à votre site sans blocages, c’est faciliter l’accès à l’information et aux services.
Mais quels peuvent être les obstacles ? A travers des démonstrations, nous verrons comment les personnes en situation de handicap utilisent les sites Web et nous mettrons en évidence les difficultés rencontrées.
Et comment éliminer les barrières ? Nous analyserons les solutions existantes comme les thèmes «Accessibility-ready», l’extension WP Accessibility. Nous verrons comment agir sur le code généré par WordPress.
Nous examinerons quelques plugins ayant un bon niveau d’accessibilité ou qu’il est nécessaire d’améliorer.
February 23, 2015 — In my experience, I worked as a self-made accessibility advocate when AODA came down the pipe early this year. With limited time, and resources, I had to develop a strategy on my own as to how to perform this audit and work with developers to implement the changes. As the field is so new, and there were no local leaders I could turn to as a mentor, I waded through much of this on my own. This is my chance to pass along these lessons as things I wish I knew when I started out.
January 16, 2015 — You have worked hard to establish your online presence. Whether a small business owner or a WordPress guru, security is important to all. The key to security is risk mitigation. In this talk, we will raise your risk awareness, share security practices, and provide tactics to help you secure your website. No matter your level of WordPress expertise, we will provide the top security risks and management approaches for your radar screen.
January 12, 2015 — Learn about common web accessibility problems and be introduced to the WCAG 2.0 Sufficient and Advisory Techniques for resolving these problems. Learn to identify common web accessibility problems and develop an understanding of the authoritative code solutions published by the W3C for these problems and be familiar with the How To Meet WCAG 2.0 resources.
November 11, 2014 — This presentation will focus on how to write effectively for any audience. This will be a back to basics interactive session that will make even the most technical subjects understandable to readers outside the specialty.