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  • Creating Accessible Content


    Checklist for Blackboard WCM Content Editors


    1. 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:

    2. Add built-in Headings to document and do not skip numbers (e.g. jumping from Heading 1 to Heading 3)

    3. Use built-in List options (e.g. bullets or numbers)

    4. Add Alt Text for links

    5. Add Alt Text for images

    6. Define Table Headers and simplify Tables as much as possible 


    Helpful Information



    Blackboard Accessibility Help Site 

    Blackboard Training Site


    Books and Apple


    Blackboard Accessibility PowerPoint Handout

    Click Here for Resources Word Document