Accessibility of websites is assessed by the manner in which a web user perceives information is affected by their own abilities and/or disabilities. This is primarily dependent on the methodologies utilised by users, including the elderly and disabled, to navigate and use a website and the pages it incorporates and/or links to.
AbilityNet, a UK-registered Charity, have produced a comprehensive guide to the many adjustments to make your computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone easier to use. This guide, entitled MyComputerMyWay, covers how to get the most of the accessibility features and assistive technologies available for your computer, operating system and web browser. The following topics are covered:
- Vision Assistance
- Hearing Assistance
- Motor Assistance
- Cognitive Assistance
For further information MyComputerMyWay can be viewed here