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Web Directions Code ’21 session spotlight–Color Contrast and WCAG

Color Contrast and WCAG

Todd Libby, Accessibility Analyst Knowbility

A look into color contrast and WCAG. What are the guidelines, how to achieve those guidelines, tools people can use for color contrast checking, and other tips and tricks to help people understand and achieve great color contrast in their projects.

About Todd Libby

Todd is a professional web developer, designer, and accessibility advocate for 22 years under many different technologies starting with HTML/CSS, Perl, and PHP, Todd has been an avid learner of web technologies for over 40 years starting with many flavors of BASIC all the way to React/Vue. Todd is also a member of the W3C working with groups on WCAG Silver (3.0). When not coding or advocating accessibility, you’ll usually find Todd tweeting about (or eating) lobster rolls and accessibility.

In 2021 we have a whole series of events for Front End Developers, plus a Brand New free event in January 2022

Across 2021 (and again 2022) Web Directions is presenting a series of online conferences for front end designers and developers. Focussed deep dives, they go far beyond what you might expect from conference programs.

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In 2021 we have 2 remaining conferences Accessibility, and Security, privacy and identity.

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