Accessible Salesforce

Jesse Hausler (Principal Accessibility Specialist at Salesforce) and I recently presented Accessible Salesforce to the Bay Area Salesforce Developer User Group.

February 10, 2016 · Tags: , ,

Technical Volunteering with Non-Profits

Engaging with a non-profit as though you’re working on a consulting contract can help manage some of the risks in this type of volunteer project. Here are some methods that have worked for me.

November 26, 2013 · Tags: ,

The Case for Technical Volunteering

While there are many affordable technology tools that can make small non-profits more effective, technical volunteers are needed to help set them up.

August 10, 2013 · Tags: ,

An Accessibility Makeover: Bay Area Association of Disabled Sailors

The Bay Area Association of Disabled Sailors needed a web site that all their members could access and that they could update themselves.

March 26, 2012 · Tags: , , ,

Greasemonkey as a Tool for Interaction Design

Greasemonkey is a browser add-on that allows you to make lightweight changes to existing pages to easily test real interactions, without a lot of commitment.

March 15, 2012 · Tags:

Designing for Accessibility: Conclusion

Rounding up the eight-part series on designing for accessibility.

December 7, 2011 · Tags: , ,

Designing for Interactions Without JavaScript

JavaScript support varies based on user preferences, device and browser. Unless you’re building a complex web application, basic functionality should always work without JavaScript.

December 1, 2011 · Tags: , ,

Designing for Hearing Impairments

Even if your site has no audio content, there are still design considerations for deaf and hearing impaired visitors.

November 15, 2011 · Tags: , ,

Designing for Visual Impairments

Many people won’t see your page the same way you see it. Here’s how to ensure that your content is available to visually impaired or blind visitors.

October 24, 2011 · Tags: , ,

Designing for Keyboard Accessibility: Interacting with Page Elements

How to design pages that ensure that keyboard users can access interactive content, from the simplest forms to complex web applications.

July 30, 2011 · Tags: , ,