Takeaways from Accessing Higher Ground 2019

Doug Schepers
By Doug Schepers | December 05, 2019

Two weeks ago, I attended Accessing Higher Ground 2019 on behalf of Tenon. We sponsored the event, and decided to have a personal presence as well as having brochures in the conference bags. This[...]

Accessible Charts with ARIA

Doug Schepers
By Doug Schepers | November 25, 2019

Charts, graphs, and other data visualizations are an increasingly common way to convey complex information quickly to your audience. They're eye-catching, helpful to your users, and they generate[...]

Core Accessibility Concerns for Web Design Agencies

Karl Groves
By Karl Groves | September 17, 2019

With ADA lawsuits on pace to exceed 2,000 this year, there is no doubt that many clients shopping around for a design firm will be asking, “What do you do about accessibility?”

Core Components of an effective Accessibility Statement

Karl Groves
By Karl Groves | September 09, 2019

During one of our recent sales meetings, one of our sales staff informed me that one of his customers had asked us to create an accessibility statement that they could put on their website. So, I[...]

Core features for a true shift-left web accessibility testing tool

Matt Arana
By Matt Arana | April 10, 2019

Thanks to the growth and maturation of the digital accessibility industry, automated testing tools are becoming more valued as a critical piece of development infrastructure for any successful[...]

Things are about to look very different around here

Karl Groves
By Karl Groves | March 07, 2019

If you've been a long-time Tenon fan, there's one thing that is obvious: The UI is showing its age. That's all about to change.

Tenon's new website: Technical challenges and triumphs

Almero Steyn
By Almero Steyn | March 07, 2019

After an intense period of development, the first phase of our new website has gone live. We are really proud of what we have achieved and would like to share some of the choices and challenges we[...]

Accessible validation of checkbox and radiobutton groups

Almero Steyn
By Almero Steyn | February 14, 2019

While we were building our own accessible components library called Tenon UI, we found that it is surprisingly difficult to accessibly link validation and additional informative or hint texts to[...]

Web Accessibility Overlays Don't Work

Karl Groves
By Karl Groves | February 13, 2019

Long-time readers of my personal blog and my followers on Twitter are already well aware of my disdain for “overlay” products. These are products that claim to automatically fix a website’s[...]

Important Accessibility News You May Have Missed

Karl Groves
By Karl Groves | January 09, 2019

Over the holidays a couple of pieces of important Web Accessibility related news came out that you definitely want to be aware of.