Basic Techniques

Designing with WCAG

We highlighted techniques from the WCAG 2.1 A-AA criteria with the biggest impact for your content.
We refer to these basic techniques as the "low-hanging fruit" of digital accessibility.
Designing with these techniques will help you meet Rice's standards.
More importantly, everyone will have greater access and ease when using your content.

Basic Techniques of Accessible Design

Content authors can apply these basic techniques to a wide range of digital information.
First, get familiar with the following techniques.
Then, use the other Access Guides to apply them to Web Content, Course Content, and Documents.

Guides for Forms and Mobile Checks coming soon.