Understanding WCAG 2 part III: Understandability

April 22, 2009

Topics: Accessibility.

Another new article at Practical eCommerce: New Accessibility Guidelines Part III: Understandability.

It’s exactly what it says on the cover: a discussion of the “Understandable” guideline from the four principles laid out in WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) 2.


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3 Comments on “Understanding WCAG 2 part III: Understandability”

  1. absolut nice article, thanks a lot.

  2. sarasota web design; May 11, 2009 at 2:01 pm

    Thanks for posting the link. I’ve always used text in menus and headings rather than graphics so that the font size can be made bigger etc. Its interesting that understandability should fall into the official recommendation for web accessibility for the disabled. Its really a benefit for every internet user, is it not? I know Google has been working to weed out machine generated garbage sites using algorithms that detect wether a page makes sense or not. But I’m sure they have a long way to go on that front!
    Thanks again

  3. Good article!! thanks!!