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Some Antics

43 Highlights
2022
May 03, 2022
May 03, 2022
Type designer Bruno Maag joined Some Antics for a dive into typographic accessibility! We delve into neuroscience and internationalization, as well as disabilities such as macular degeneration, epilepsy, dyslexia, and more!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bLWZAbgwj_c
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Apr 18, 2022
Apr 18, 2022
I joined Claire Lipskey and Stephanie Eckles on Word Wrap to discuss the why semantic markup is important, from accessibility to SEO to developer experience and more!
https://wordwrap.dev/episodes/s2/014/
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Apr 10, 2022
Apr 10, 2022
Low-contrast text…

🔸 Makes up about 30% of automatically detectable #a11y issues

🔹 Is found on ~84% of the most popular homepages…

🔸 …with about 31.6 instances per page

Check out how you can remove a HUGE access barrier for the web!
https://benmyers.dev/blog/fix-low-contrast-text/
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Mar 29, 2022
Mar 29, 2022
I performed a live accessibility audit of mikeaparicio.com, unicorn-utterances.com, austingil.com, and icannot.design on stream! Check out my findings.
https://www.twitch.tv/videos/1440536185
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Mar 22, 2022
Mar 22, 2022
Lighthouse CI creator Patrick Hulce joined me on the Some Antics stream to demonstrate how we can use our DevTools to troubleshoot our web performance! There's so much in here, from reading flamegraphs to flattening waterfalls to profiling React components! Check it out!
https://youtu.be/PQ8QbgIEPZw
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Mar 17, 2022
Mar 17, 2022
Larry Hudson joined Some Antics to show off what it takes to make a PDF document accessible, including a very Jamstack approach to creating accessible PDFs with the Eleventy static site generator!
https://youtu.be/-8CnU_dDos8
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