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Web Accessibility Compliance – Webinar Recording from July 2020

During this presentation we discussed website accessibility best practices for web content managers in CAES and UGA Extension.

Below you will find the webinar recording, a link to the presentation slides, and links to additional resources.

Remember, if you need help with your CAES or UGA Extension website, please contact the Web Team at

Webinar Outline

Introduction & Overview0:00
What is Web Accessibility?1:06
Who is impacted?1:36
Legal Liability6:14
Other Benefits of Accessibility6:53
Web Accessibility Best Practices8:33
Images: Alt Text15:09
Adding alt text in AEM and WordPress17:56
Images: Image Sliders and Galleries18:58
Images: Don’t use images to convey text19:31
Video & Audio: Captions & Transcripts24:29
How to: Caption YouTube Videos25:13
Links: Links should be descriptive!31:50
Links: Link Text Dos and Don’ts34:40
Headings: Use headings to break up and organize content36:35
PDFs: Make sure your PDFs are easy to read!43:41
PDFs: Accessible PDFs should have “tags”44:49

Webinar Recording

Slides and Accessibility Resources

Presentation Slides (opens in new tab)

Web Accessibility Articles by the Web Team

More Resources