• Creating Accessible Content

    Checklist for Blackboard WCM Content Editors

    While creating website content it is crucial to consider accessibility. There are a few basic steps that should be followed in order to assure your content is accessible:

    Add built-in Headings to document and do not skip numbers (e.g. jumping from Heading 1 to Heading 3) 
    Use built-in List options (e.g. bullets or numbers) 
    Add Alt Text for all links 
    Add Alt Text for all images 
    Defined Table Headers and simplified Tables as much as possible

    Helpful Information 

    Links
    Blackboard Accessibility Help Site (https://cerc.blackboard.com/domain/102)
    Blackboard Training Site

    Files

    Blackboard Accessibility PowerPoint Handout