The Paciello Group and Tenon Announce Partnership

Posted on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 by Steve Faulkner
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PRESS RELEASE Brian Landrigan Director of Sales Marketing The Paciello Group +1 603-882-4122         Nashua, NH – July 14, 2015 – The Paciello Group (TPG) and Tenon, LLC today announce a sales and marketing partnership that delivers world-class automated testing for accessibility in conformance with governmental and web guidelines. These guidelines include the Web […]

#A11Y Slackers

Posted on Thursday, 9 July 2015 by Steve Faulkner
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A ubiquitous issue for people involved in moving the web forward is that there is always too much to do. Identifiying and prioritising tasks is critical. Identifying is fairly easy, prioritising not so. Priorities depend on both internal and external factors often beyond our control. I have a tendency to be critical of huge, profit […]

Fear-Based Incentives or System 2 Thinking: Which Accessibility Road Will You Choose?

A few weeks ago, several of us were in Florence, Italy attending the annual W4A conference when we received great news about the University of Colorado-Boulder (CU-B): the US Department of Justice had closed it’s investigation into possible non-compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). CU-B still has work to accomplish, but we see […]

Complementing Standards by Demonstrating Commitment and Progress

Posted on Friday, 22 May 2015 by Sarah Horton

Improving web accessibility can be challenging, particularly for organizations with large, complex digital estates and internal organizational structures. Efforts can be guided by technical standards, but there are shortcomings with treating accessibility for people with disabilities as a compliance effort. Using the Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design as an approach to remediation of accessibility barriers in the built environment as a parallel, we explore an approach to improving digital accessibility that places value on conscious, pragmatic decision-making and sharing of evidence of progress.