10 | Michele Landis: Web Accessibility, Certification, Testing

10 | Michele Landis: Web Accessibility, Certification, Testing

Today’s episode is all about web accessibility. We have co-founder Michele Landis on from Accessible 360, a company that provides audits, training and remediation help for businesses for people with access needs.

About Michele Landis

  • Co-founder of Accessible 360
  • Digital Accessibility Expert With Equitable Access Know How
  • Public Speaker
  • Industry Leader & ADA Policy Strategist

Web accessibility is the inclusive practice of removing barriers that prevent interaction with websites, apps, internet of things, enterprise systems and so on for people with disabilities.

Michele Landis

Show Notes

  • Quick overview on the field and laws.
  • How did you come to get into the field of accessibility?
  • Can you speak more to the legality issues?
  • Types of devices accessing websites.
  • What are some of the main technical issues you’re seeing with sites that aren’t accessible?
  • Industries being impacted?
  • What are the legal requirements for websites marketing internationally?
  • Are there legal resources available specific to digital accessibility?
  • Do you recommend companies hire accessibility specific legal teams to address accessibility?

Show Links

Host, Web Designer, SEO
About the Author
Jeff Byer has been designing identities and building websites since 1995. He is the CEO and co-founder of Print Fellas LLC, and the President at Byer Company, a division of Jeff Byer Inc, a web design company in Los Angeles. Jeff has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California. He is a certified Project Manager by Franklin-Covey and has qualifications in Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML, PHP, JavaScript, MySQL, SEO, Bing Ads, and Google Ads. Jeff Byer is a co-author on 5 US Patents related to content management systems he has created on the internet.

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