Buttons and links are essential components of any website design. They are there to prompt web visitors to act, and so they deserve proper consideration. I say ‘proper’ because they are often misused. In this article, I explore the function and … [Read more...] about When should a button be a button?
The three biggest challenges facing businesses are revenue, hiring and profit. Whether it’s not enough customers, the wrong customers or difficulty attracting the right employees, strong branding can help meet these challenges. How do we … [Read more...] about Is it time to make a change to your business?
Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day. Global Accessibility Awareness Day focusses on digital accessibility and inclusion for the more than one billion people with disabilities and (temporary) impairments. What is Digital … [Read more...] about Global Accessibility Awareness Day
Optimising your website to meet basic accessibility standards creates a positive experience for all your users which will help improve your search engine ranking. Here are 10 ways to improve accessibility. What does accessibility really … [Read more...] about Give your SEO a boost with these 10 accessibility improvements
As we adapt to the new normal, web accessibility is even more crucial as people increasingly shop online. Yet, many ecommerce websites fall short of basic web accessibility compliance. The lack of website accessibility isn’t just a problem for … [Read more...] about Why ecommerce website accessibility is not just about disability
The very fabric of the World Wide Web emerged from the idea of creating equal opportunity for everyone, including people with disabilities. One in five of us (20%) have a disability, possibly limiting our ability to interact with websites and … [Read more...] about 5 reasons why having an accessible ecommerce website is good for business
Images are an integral part of any website. They can catch a reader's attention, illustrate a point, provide information and much more. However, some users may have a disability that means they cannot see images on your website. That’s why it is … [Read more...] about How to make images accessible for everyone
When you want your users to click on a link it is tempting to use the words "Click Here" but in this article I explain why this isn't a good idea for usability, accessibility or SEO. Why "Click Here" is bad A link's primary purpose is to … [Read more...] about Why you shouldn’t use “click here”
We had an insightful day on 12th November attending WP Engine's Summit in London where we learnt from leading brands, agencies, and industry thought-leaders who are driving innovation, delivering growth, and inventing the future of how brands will … [Read more...] about Looking into the digital future at WP Engine’s Summit