AJAX and Accessibility

With Ajax being an increasingly popular buzzword, AJAX and Accessibility is an interesting look at how accessibility and usability are affected by it. The article also provides ways of increasing accessibility for applications that use JavaScript to dynamically update the content of a document.

Posted on April 8, 2005 in Accessibility, JavaScript, Quicklinks, Usability


  1. Sorry to butt into an accessibility thread but the dreaded SEO also pops up when it comes to AJAX. It’s actually a primary question I get asked and when I mention the link you posted regarding accessibility it does cast doubts over the investment into this area. AJAX and SEO serves to answer a few questions in this field. I’m all for ‘New Web’ and hopefully answers to problems will be borne from the widespread adoption of this technology.

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