Accessible Publishing Knowledge Base

If you haven’t heard, there’s a new set of guidelines in town: the Accessible Publishing Knowledge Base.

It’s not new, new, though, as these are based off the old work I did for DAISY writing the EPUB Accessibility Guidelines. They’ve just been generalized a bit as we look forward to web publications, and they are now the official source of documentation for the Ace accessibility checker.
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Math is hard? Writing is harder…

I’ve finally had a chance to recover from EPUB 3 Best Practices now, so figured it’s time to talk a bit about it. But don’t worry, I’m not going to flog the book. Everyone’s quite adept at deciding for themselves what they want to read.

I wrote on LinkedIn back when it came out in January that it was a long time coming, so I thought I’d pick up on that as a real first post for the site. The writing process actually began for me back in the summer of 2011, when I was asked to write the introductory piece What is EPUB 3? When I think that it was a year and a half from that piece being released to the release of the best practices guide, it would have taken less time to have a kid, which I happen to have coming soon, too. (There’s my shameless plug for the post.)Continue Reading Math is hard? Writing is harder…