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David Ball (2 Posts)

About: This post has been written by David Ball, a web developer and social media fanatic working at Silktide. Recently, David has been researching web accessibility to improve Silktide's automated website testing software, sitebeam.net.
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8 Myths About How Blind People Use the Internet

As a frontend developer of course I’d heard about accessibility. I’d always followed best practices when creating web content that shouldn’t have any problems being read by a screenreader. Like so many other developers in my position though I’d never actually tried a screenreader myself. It always seemed like a difficult thing to do, and I’d heard it was expensive….