Excellent! Whether you're looking to improve your personal social media or accounts that you manage professionally, there are a lot of basic best practices you can implement to make your online presence more accessible. Ultimately, this makes a big impact on the experience that users with vision and/or hearing disabilities have on social media.
Below you will find tips, tricks, and information on digital accessibility. These resources are by no means exhaustive, but are a good starting place for creating accessible and more inclusive social media content. I've also put together a quick and handy checklist, which you can find at the bottom of this page, to help you double-check the content you create for common accessibility pitfalls.
Social Media Accessibility Checklist
Use this document to double-check your content before posting on social media. Please note that this checklist is not meant to be exhaustive or a fix-all for your content. It should be treated as a starting point to help you learn about basic best practices for digital accessibility.
It's no secret that a lot of people don't know about digital accessibility best practices for social media, and that includes elected officials. Help me reach out to government leaders and educate them on how easy it is to make accessible social media content that everyone can enjoy.