Accessible Content Overview

Web accessibility is about making websites that everyone can use.  It helps create a more inclusive and equal society where everyone has the opportunity to participate in the digital world. As you are creating your content whether it is in a learning management system (i.e. Canvas), a webpage on a website, or a digital document, keep in mind some general accessibility best practices that cross all platforms. 

Page Content

Page content is any text, links, images, audio, animation or videos you add to your digital document or webpage.

Page Structure

Providing good structure and clear content that anyone can use is a foundation for any document or webpage. 

Accessible Course Content

Accessible course content ensures that all learners, regardless of their abilities or disabilities, have equal access to educational content and resources. Use this quick Accessible course content checklist to help learn how to make your courses more accessible to everyone.