Semantic Subtleties

Bios & Handouts

Scheduled at 8:00am in WB II on Thursday November, 17.

#5695

Speaker(s)

  • Eric Eggert, Knowbility

Session Details

  • Length of Session: 1-hr
  • Format: Lecture
  • Expertise Level: Beginner
  • Type of session: General Conference

Summary

A semantic HTML structure is the backbone of every website. Learn how to use HTML semantics to easily enrich your website and make navigation and redesigning easier.

Abstract

Using practical examples, Eric Eggert shows how to use HTML to its full effect, sprinkle in some light ARIA and SVG and your website gets much more expressive.

Keypoints

  1. How to construct a website properly
  2. advantages of native HTML5
  3. the importance for semantics and accessibility

Disability Areas

Cognitive/Learning, Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Mobility, Other, Vision

Topic Areas

Web/Media Access

Speaker Bio(s)

Eric Eggert

Handout(s)

Eric's Handouts