Six actions that will destroy disability/diversity ally credibility

Believe me when I say that for all underrepresented communities, including disability, actions speak WAY louder than words.

Eight people of different races and genders holding hands up in the air

Not calling out ableism.

Not asking about accessibility needs.

Inaccessible events

Inaccessible Communications

Using an overlay to “solve” website accessibility issues

Using an overlay is a de facto admission that you aren’t really interested in the needs of your customers and potential customers with disabilities.

Inaccessible Surveys

Blogger, disability advocate, nerd. Bringing the fire on ableism. A11y Architect @ VMware. Wheelchair user w/ a deaf daughter. CS, Law, and Business background

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