Ignoring web accessibility comes with significant legal risks. Lawsuits in the US increase by 15% every year and the EU calls for member states to enforce penalties for noncompliance in a way that is “effective, proportionate, and dissuasive.
15% of the world’s population live with disabilities. And aged populations (60+) constitute the fastest-growing demographic in developed countries, with their number set to increase to 427 million by 2050. These groups have a combined annual spending power of over $1.2 trillion.
Improving web accessibility to help create a better experience for all users will also help improve SEO. This SEO increase happens because accessible design techniques correspond with those that support technical and on-page SEO.
Crownpeak and NMQ Digital have years of experience helping companies address accessibility across their digital presence. As a result, we have a unique perspective on the operational and strategic challenges organizations face.
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