We believe the web is a diverse and interdependent ecosystem, in which all elements--graphic design, code, content strategy, UX and UI development, accessibility, information architecture, instructional design, online marketing, and all other interactive technology--should integrate seamlessly to foster high quality interactive experiences. They cannot be done in isolation.
This conference brings together professionals from all of these fields not only to learn more about their own craft, but also to gain a better understanding of how these elements must work in harmony.
By: Michael Brooks, Penn State World Campus
Accessibility is not often thought of as highly innovative, but it has provided innovation in many ways throughout our information age. I don't just mean innovations in accessibility; I mean widespread innovation for which accessibility was a springboard. For example, Optical Character Recognition (OCR)--OCR is used to transform documents into...