Accessible and Inclusive Design Patterns
When we contemplate accessibility, our minds often gravitate toward familiar considerations—such as color contrast, legible font sizes, and mobile tap targets. However, inclusive design transcends these apparent essentials, aspiring to craft accessible and inclusive experiences for all. Navigating the intricacies of inclusive design poses challenges, and it is crucial to discern and implement the right design choices early on to avert potential issues down the line.
How would you design for young children and older adults? What about users with dyslexia, color blindness or autism? How about left-handed users? And what do we need to keep in mind when designing mental health applications or LGBTQI-friendly forms?
In this practical Master Class webinar, Vitaly Friedman will take a deep dive into design guidelines, numerous real-life examples, best practices, and guidelines for truly inclusive, universal and accessible design.
- How to design for children and older adults.
- How to consider neurodiversity and autism.
- How to design for people with dyslexia or dyscalculia.
- How to design with left-handed users in mind.
- Design patterns for inclusive forms.
Join this webinar to add new practical techniques to your design toolbox that you can apply to any project.
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Vitaly is a senior UX consultant at the European Parliament and creative lead of Smashing Magazine. He loves beautiful content and does not give up easily. He studied computer science and mathematics, and while writing algebra proofs and preparing for software engineering, he discovered his passion for typography, interface design and writing. After working as a freelance designer and developer for 6 years, he co-founded Smashing Magazine back in 2006, a leading online magazine for designers and developers. His curiosity drove him from interface design to front-end to performance optimization to accessibility and back to user experience.
Vitaly is the author, co-author and editor of all Smashing books, and a curator of all Smashing Conferences. He currently works as the creative lead of Smashing Magazine and front-end/UX consultant in Europe and abroad, working with European Parliament, Haufe-Lexware, Axel-Springer and a few other companies.
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