Universal Design Cheatsheet
- Image description (alt text) on images = “what would you tell someone if you could not show the image?”
- Headings are important! Don’t fake them with bold text
- Link text should make sense on its own. click here = FAIL
- Color. Do not rely on color alone to establish meaning
- Convert documents to webpages. Use HTML pages, not PDFs, DOCX, PPT…
- Transcripts must be used on videos and audio
- Color contrast greater than 4.5 to 1. Contrast FAIL.