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Accessibility

The web isn’t what it used to be

25 October 2018

When I began my career the web industry was very different to today. I entered the workplace, fresh from university, eager to plant my flag in the metaphorical summit of web. That ambitious determination took a...

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Writing effective, user-centered content

17 August 2018

Being a good writer doesn’t mean you can write good web content. This is something many businesses don’t anticipate when deciding to write their own website copy, often resulting in project hold-ups, if not a last-minute...

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A Day at Perth Web Accessibility Camp

Back in February, I spent a day at the 2018 edition of the Perth Web Accessibility Camp. I learnt about new ways we can make the web more accessible and was introduced to new concepts, technology...

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The importance of UX in e-commerce

7 February 2017

Let’s talk about shopping cart abandonment. That’s when visitors leave your site without making a purchase. It’s a big bugbear for e-commerce businesses, potentially translating to thousands in lost revenue each year. Almost 70% of online...

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Accessibility means designing for yourself too

17 January 2017

Accessibility is most commonly associated with designing for “people with disabilities”. And even when we talk about it being for “everyone”, the concept is still so abstract, it tends to carry the idea that accessibility is...

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