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a sign that says text and typefaces

Improve document accessibility through text choices

a sign that says text and typefaces
There are simple ways to make your online musings more accessible to everyone, particularly those using screen-reading software. We've been developing a series of short, informative videos for the Forest Service to help employees embrace some easy suggestions. For example, using shapes as well as colors in a legend helps those that are color blind understand a map. Fun Fact: Bees can't see the color red. Since we are all very busy at work, it's easy to put off reading up on how to create Read more
Flying bear

Campaign to make digital documents more accessible

Flying bear
We're creating several videos to make it easier to understand how to design documents anyone can access and everyone can read easily.  Just as the government defined physical accessibility rules, we are now encouraging computer users to make the digital world as welcoming as possible too. First, we created a campaign theme for the USDA Forest Service to enlist busy employees who are neither punished nor rewarded for changing their behaviors. We appealed to a communal responsibility. We Read more