This is the story of Amber Grant, a girl 18 years to come, internet live and sleep with. For his father, who is the CEO of SEO Inc.ubicada and Carlsbad, California. The company has 65 employees and often called Amber to use his prodigious skills to the Web to help them around the ancient problem: Check the websites of its customers are accessible to blind people.
“usually assigned tasks for you to browse pages, performs checks and even attempts to purchase in order to see how long it takes before performing any routine, if I see that entertains a lot or you are unable to complete a transaction, then we know we must improve that part…” comenta Garry Grant, whose daughter is blind from birth. Amber can surf the Internet using a “Screen reader“. This is a software designed for individuals who are blind, dyslexic or have low vision. The software resides on the user's computer and read aloud the text on the screen using, instead of mouse,an adapted keyboard commands Braille.
As the Internet has opened a wide path to communication for those who see, we hear and are able to perform movements, has become a huge nightmare for those deprived of their full abilities.
But, Website developers are already alerted to these problems and now, increasingly see necessary characteristics, Navigation favoring the disadvantaged, especially when California law is being created around the violation of the Americans Disability Act and two regulations of a state law that, defending the population decreased.
Web adaptations to a more accessible are more expensive but will eventually become standards when designing a web site. To see if your site meets the minimum accessibility standards can use this on-line tool evaluation.