What's new in WCAG 2.1

Date of webinar: 
27 Mar 2018

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) continue to provide the benchmark for improving the accessibility of web content for people with health conditions and impairments. Version 2.1 was released in late January 2018 and our free webinar took a look at what's new in the guidelines.

About the webinar

Alladin Elteira, an Accessibility and Usability Consultant at AbilityNet, presented this webinar which started with an introduction to web accessibility and WCAG. Alladin then shared details of the 2.1 release and talked about additional guidelines which could further address accessibility issues.

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