Writing Accessible Code

Writing accessible code is an essential development skill and a necessity for users accessing your digital content or application via many different devices, interfaces, and assistive technologies. Accessible code is easier to write, easier to understand, and enables the greatest amount of access to the information that you care about.

  • Start here if you want to learn the basics of how to write accessible code and how to add accessible HTML to your web pages. Learn about the benefits of writing accessible code.

  • Discover commonly-used examples of accessible code and semantic HTML markup. Use these examples to guide the development of your own accessible websites and applications.

  • Get started writing accessible code quickly with these helpful resources and quick start guides. Resources cover a wide range of topics and information, from beginner to advanced.

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