Year: 2019

Market Estimate of Web Assistive Technology

As of the World Health Organization (WHO) statistics, globally, over one billion people require one or more assistive products. Furthermore, with the ageing global population and growth in non-communicable diseases, close to two billion people will require at least one assistive product by 2050; not to forget several older people might even need two or...

Inclusive Designing for Everyone, Every Business

When you say inclusive design, it considers the needs and abilities of all people. It is more about just accessibility, which mainly focuses on people with disabilities and how to make websites or apps available for them. The inclusive design proposes that apart from permanent disabilities, there are situational, temporary, or changing disabilities that affect...

Ecommerce Website Accessibility is Essential. Why?

The World Health Organisation reports that about 15% of the population exist with a disability. This can be something as simple as riding the stairs. Certain things which we fail to see as a challenge deems highly tricky for many around us. People with physical disability sinks to navigate in the same way how we...

What happens when you don’t have ADA complaint website?

When the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was first signed into law in 1990, there wasn’t much concern about the digital world and the compliance. The internet was still in its relative infancy. Under the amended and updated rules, the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, as set forward by the World Wide Web Consortium...

Things to Know About Assistive Technology 101

Assistive technology (AT) makes it viable for individuals with various physical disabilities to take part in life’s exercises, at school, home, work, and in the community as general. It increases functional, developmental, and learning abilities. It can replace for skills that a person may not be able to form in his/her lifetime. For instance, a...