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Bounce rates seem relatively simple to understand, but more subtle questions can lurk beneath the surface. We dig into some of the issues involved Bounce Rates Firstly, what is a bounce? Very simply, someone visits a URL on your site (say from a search engine), does not visit any other URL, and then leaves to […]
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Simple, free techniques you can use to check on the performance of your website. No technical knowledge required, just a desire to make the best of your online presence.
Websites today are often highly visual beasts, with lots of images and other goodies to make them look ‘just-so’. But what if you can’t see those images? Does your website still make sense?
Add headings to improve your website for people who use screen readers and Google alike. Headings are easy to use and really help people with disabilities to browse your website effectively.
There are a lot of changes between Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) v1 and WCAG v2. One of the most important additions is guidance on making sites easier to navigate for keyboard-only users who have good vision. Most sighted keyboard only users are using either Internet Explorer or Firefox, both of which use the TAB […]
We’ve updated our skip link method to work better with some newer browsers and add support for WebKit browsers such as Safari and Chrome. We’ve also added in WAI-ARIA landmark roles.
This article was written in 2005. For up-to-date advice on skip links please refer to the latest article on our [RPress] site. Also see Skip links: Chrome, Safari and Added WAI-ARIA for our 2009 thoughts on skip links. Some recent user testing of ours has suggested some ways to further improve the way we implement […]