A quick reminder and a bravo to those of you creating important content on social media in these difficult times.
Try ever so hard not to just screenshot text and post it as a picture.
If you are doing that you’re unwittingly missing out a chunk of the population. Around 350,000 people in the UK are blind or partially sighted and some of your info will be badly needed.
An example of what good looks like
Heading to the excellent Public Health England Twitter this tweet is an example of something that hits the mark.
It’s good because there’s text in the video so its easy to follow, there’s text in the post and a link.
A handy resource
If you’re looking to create an accessible image the nice Helpful Technology people have blogged some tips you can follow here.