Articles by Linda Roberts

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Linda Enders Roberts is a senior technical writer for SAS Institute and a member of the Carolina chapter of the STC. She authored a paper, “Using Access-Centered Design to Improve Accessibility,” published in Technical Communication, Volume 53: Number 1, February 2006.

New Standards to Help Screen Readers Navigate Web Forms: Techniques to Improve Usability for All

Introduction Web 2.0 entices web authors with dynamic capabilities, but these advances in performance and functionality have proven a barrier to a growing contingent of users. Many interactive web elements, including forms with dynamic updates and error validation, can be disorienting to users and inaccessible to blind people who use a screen reader to access […] [Read More]