Since I'm learning to design for accessibility, I had to undesign a part of the design process taught during my design studies. The six Do and Don't posters on designing for accessibility released by the Home Office Digital have helped my Undesig Process.
Stark now offers a new feature in its plug-in for Sketch and Figma that
stimulates blur vision - astigmatism, presbyopia, dry eye syndrome, cataracts,
glaucoma and age-relation macular degeneration.
This option is available in the pro version of the plug-in for $60/yr.
Five elements any designers should be focusing on for a color-friendly design.
This free course presented by the W3C will give you solid foundations in accessibility and help you provide a better experience for everyone. Note: if you want to earn the certificate, you'll need to switch to the verified course.
Pablo Stanley wrote and illustrated a 7-steps guide to start designing for a more accessible web. A must-read article 💜
About 10% of the population - mostly males - has a form of colorblindness.
Color Oracle is a free color blindness simulator for Windows, Mac OS and Linux. It shows in real time what people with common color vision impairments see.
Gareth Ford Williams - Head of UX Designer at the BBC - pulled together a resource about readability and accessible typefaces to help designers to make more informed design decisions.
If you’d like to start with accessibility but don’t know where to start, treat yourself with this short & action-packed accessibility guidebook 😇
One of the most recommended Figma plug-in that stimulates various types of colorblindness. Stark can also be use to check color-contrast ratios of your designs.