Many public and private organizations, that are open to the public, still utilize websites that do not meet ADA compliance standards for website accessibility. Technology innovations continue to fuel a digital future which will widen the barrier to website accessibility between organizations and their disabled users.
This definition guide is designed to provide a quick overview of the terms, phrases, and acronyms commonly referenced throughout the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
Primarily intended for web development professions, WCAG 2.0 (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) provides a technical standard that explains how to make web content more accessible to people with disabilities. Each guideline features testable success criteria with three achievement levels.