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  • Creating Accessible Content

    Checklist for Blackboard WCM Content Editors

    While creating website content it is crucial to consider accessibility. There are a few basic steps that should be followed in order to assure your content is accessible:

    Add built-in Headings to document and do not skip numbers (e.g. jumping from Heading 1 to Heading 3)

    Use built-in List options (e.g. bullets or numbers)

    Add Alt Text for links

    Add Alt Text for images

    Define Table Headers and simplify Tables as much as possible 


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