• 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  

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    Helpful Information 



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



    -Blackboard Accessibility PowerPoint Handout 

    -Click Here for Resources Word Document 



    Accessibility document for part 2 of the session