Accessibility & SEO
All websites hosted on Ryerson.ca must be accessible and adhere to Level A of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0)., external link By January 1, 2021, all websites and content must meet Level AA, other than success criteria 1.2.4 Captions (Live) and success criteria 1.2.5 Audio Descriptions (Pre-recorded).
Read more about Website Accessibility at Ryerson University.
Optimizing for accessibility and SEO in Adobe AEM
- Quick Tips for Creating Accessible Websites - A high level summary of how to create accessible web content.
- Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), external link - Strategies, standards, and supporting resources to help you make the Web more accessible to people with disabilities.
- WebAIM (Web Accessibility in Mind), external link - Various articles and resources on creating accessible web content.
The responsive templates have many accessibility enhancements to improve access for the widest possible audience, including people who are using assistive technologies. Learn more about the responsive template accessibility features.