Episode 058

With Derek Featherstone

This week we were joined by Derek Featherstone, an accessibility specialist and leader of [Simply Accessible][1], a consulting firm in Ottawa, Canada. The full show transcript [is available here][2]. We talk about (roughly in order):


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Derek Featherstone

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Derek is a speaker, consultant and accessibility expert, and founder of Simply Accessible.

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Time Jump Links
  • 8:15 ARIA tree roles, not so simple
  • 24:15 Nav in lists discussion again
  • 30:00 Does display: table; have an effect on screen readers?
  • 43:35 Are Google and Facebook particularly bad accessibility offenders, or no?
  • 52:45 Is there a “minimum bar” of accessibility to achieve before launching?

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