Web 2.0 Accessibility Makeover

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Campaign: Web 2.0 Accessibility Makeover

PM's Media Gallery

http://www.pm.gov.au/Media_Centre/Multimedia This site already goes a long way towards accessibility efforts, but: - Individual videos aren't easily bookmarkable (unless you're using the MediaRSS feed) - No closed captions (but transcripts are available) - Clickable links to HTML transcript and WMV download appear to be rendered as (and require?) Flash player - Difficulties navigating current video with keyboard-only ...more »

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NLA's Historic Australian Newspapers site

The NLA's Historic Australian Newspapers site:

 

http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/

 

This site is not a typical Website and incorporates many Web 2.0 elements, in terms of both layout and functionality. The site has also published its User Interface Design Principles here http://www.nla.gov.au/ndp/project_details/documents/ANDP_UI_principles.pdf

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GovDex

http://www.govdex.gov.au While not a tool that directly serves the public, GovDex is: "...an Australian Government initiative that supports collaboration across government. It provides a secure, private, web-based space for government agencies to manage projects and their stakeholders, share documents and information, and manage secretariat responsibilities." GovDex is a collection of several off-the-shelf open-source ...more »

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Parliament of Australia - Live Broadcasting (and Replays)

http://webcast.aph.gov.au/livebroadcasting/ > http://www.aph.gov.au/house/house_news/index.asp http://www.aph.gov.au/Senate/whatsnew.asp - No synchronisation with Hansard (captions) - Individual videos not bookmarkable (understandable, given that they're only "available for approximately one month") - No MediaRSS feed? Other common accessibility issues with Flash-based content occurring: - Keyboard navigation ...more »

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