Through A Colour-Blind Lens

19 November 2020
By Kathleen Sperling
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As a companion to Five Reasons Everyone (and I Mean Everyone) Should Care About Accessibility in Knitting and Beyond, let’s examine what the Internet can be like for people with a specific visual disability. Here, I’ve used the “Colorblinding” extension for my Chrome browser to show me what the Wikipedia main page looks like for people with different kinds of colour blindness.

 

About Kathleen Sperling

Kathleen designs knitting patterns under the moniker "WIP Insanity," but by day she's a business analyst for her employer's website content management system. She's spent the past several years learning more and more about accessibility on the web, increasingly incorporating it into her daily work life. As a result, accessibility is now a primary consideration in all of her work; as it should be!

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