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  • 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 links
    4. Add Alt Text for images
    5. Define Table Headers and simplify Tables as much as possible 

    Helpful Information





    • Blackboard Accessibility PowerPoint Handout
    • Click Here for Resources Word Document


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