• 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:

    1. Add built-in Headings to document and do not skip numbers (e.g. jumping from Heading 1 to Heading 3) 
    2. Use built-in List options (e.g. bullets or numbers) 
    3. Add Alt Text?for?all links 
    4. Add Alt Text?for?all images 
    5. Defined Table Headers and simplified Tables as much as possible  

    Helpful Information 


    Links


    Blackboard Accessibility Help Site 
    Blackboard Training Site

     
    Files

     

    Blackboard Accessibility PowerPoint Handout 

    Click Here for Resources Word Document 

     

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