Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

At ThemeKeeper, we’re committed to making the internet a more diverse and accessible space for everyone. This December marked the 2017 International Day of People with Disability, with the theme of “transformation towards sustainable and resilient society for all.”

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

To mark this event, the ThemeKeeper Tuts+ team published a series of new articles and tutorials relating to accessibility in design:

How to Create an Illustration Inspired by International Day of Persons With Disabilities

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

Hone your graphic design skills while raising awareness for this holiday.

How to Hire Workers With Disabilities

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

This article is part of a small business series on practices. If you run a business, this guide has some helpful tips for making your hiring practices more inclusive!

A Beginner’s Guide to Accessibility on macOS

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

Apple has created powerful built-in assistive technologies for creating an accessible user experience. We explore functions like Voiceover, Switch Control, Word Completion, and more.

How to Make an Accessible PowerPoint Presentation

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

From adding `alt text` to testing for non-conflicting colors, many components of accessible presentation design are behind-the-scenes. This article provides a helpful checklist (and a guide if you’ve ever wondered what the built-in accessibility checker does in PowerPoint).

Building an Inclusive Web: Why Accessibility Matters

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

Accessibility is a team effort, and one that impacts all aspects of the internet. This guide from teacher and front-end developer Sami Keijonen is a great introduction to accessible design.

Accessibility Basics: Designing for Visual Impairment

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

What’s it like to view the web with a visual impairment? Tuts+ looks at the tumblr home page with a simulation of different visual impairments.

Creating Accessible Android Apps

Celebrating Accessibility in Design: International Day of People With Disability

Designing for mobile? Here’s how to test for accessible design.