WebAIM: Auditory Disabilities – Introduction

Auditory Disabilities

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  • Current page: Page 1: Introduction
  • Page 2: Types of Auditory Disabilities
  • Page 3: Deaf Culture
  • Something to Think About…

    When we think of accessibility, we often envision a blind user using a screen reader. Users who are deaf or hard-of-hearing are easily overlooked. With video and multimedia content so prevalent online, it’s important that users with auditory disabilities be considered.


    The most important consideration to make content accessible to users with hearing impairment is very straightforward – provide captions for multimedia content (meaning video content that also has audio) and provide [...]

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