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Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 First Public Working Draft has been published – have your say!

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It was in 2008, Web Accessibility Initiative Group of W3C has announced Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 as a candid recommendation. Since then, there has beena lot of of improvements and changes in technologies.

For more than a year now, Accessibility Guidelines Working Group have been working hard to introduce extended version of WCAG 2.0; as part of this effort, task forces have formed to work on needs of mobile, cognitive and low vision users.

Yesterday, Working Group has published Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 First Public Working Draft to see feedback from users across the world.

There are 28 new success criterias in WCAG 2.1; in which 3 have been formally approved by the working group; others are in proposed states. Three new success criterias that got accepted are:

For this publication, Accessibility Working Group of W3C seeks feedback on following questions:

So have your say and contribute towards digital more inclusive!

Source: https://www.serveominclusion.com/2017/03/01/web-content-accessibility-guidelines-wcag-2-1-first-public-working-draft-has-been-published-have-your-say/

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