What is Section 508? The legislation referred to as “Section 508” is actually an amendment to the Workforce Rehabilitation Act of 1973. The amendment was signed into law by President Clinton on August 7, 1998. Section 508 requires that electronic and information technology that is developed by or purchased by the Federal Agencies be accessible… Continue reading Section 508
Progressive Enhancement Bottom up approach. Design for the lowest denominator and then enhance it for better ones. More emphasis on content and functionality NOT presentation. For example, design for IE6 with all it’s limitations and then enhance it for newer browsers like Chrome/Firefox.