What is the ADA?

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a crucial civil rights law designed to combat discrimination based on disability. Its primary objective is to ensure the inclusion of all individuals, particularly those living with physical and cognitive disabilities, in all aspects of public life. Enacted in 1990, the ADA initially addressed physical spaces and accommodations, […]

Is ADA compliance necessary for my website?

While I can provide general information, I am not a lawyer and cannot offer legal advice. However, I can provide some guidance on whether ADA compliance may be necessary for your website. As a general rule of thumb, if your website is in the United States and falls under the jurisdiction of the Americans with […]

Is ADA compliance mandatory for websites?

As of my last knowledge update in September 2021, the legal landscape regarding the requirement for ADA compliance for websites was still evolving and subject to interpretation by courts. While the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was enacted in 1990 primarily to address physical spaces and accommodations, courts have increasingly interpreted the ADA to apply […]

What is an ADA-accessible website?

An ADA-accessible website refers to a website that is designed and developed in accordance with the accessibility guidelines outlined in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access and use the website effectively. ADA accessibility is about making web content and functionality accessible to all users, including those with […]