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ExpoDy reveals improvements in website accessability
There are 9 million disabled people1 in the US, more than 7 million of whom are visually impaired2. Expedia's committed UX creators and our products and softwares engineering are committed to helping travellers with a disability experience when they visit Web pages such as Expedia.com and Travelocity.com. Expedia Accessibility Technology Team is comprised of front-end development and testing teams that use a wide range of techniques to create and test website enhancements that make Expedia.com and its Web site as comprehensive as possible.
For example, Screenreaders (software programs that extract the text of a website and provide graphical information) are often used in the visually impaired population. In order to make it easy for these users to share information, Expedia designers have added text to images and organized the source text so that Help Engineering customers can effectively browse the work.
National Federation of the Blinds has provided insight, input and tests on the deployment of these accessible devices to provide a great customer experiences. Expertedia continually evaluates its product using industrial benchmarks that not only appeal to dummy consumers who use assist technologies, but also those who need subtitles for videos or sounds, who do not use a microphone, or who have other subtitles that make these functions rewarding.
Indeed, Expedia has found that these improvements enhance usability for all travellers, not just those with special needs. As recent activities have concentrated on the new website, Expedia is also working to teach and teach all of its engineering staff so that they can create their own accessible product, whether it' portable or desktop.
"Blindfolded must have equitable accessiblity to sites like Expedia to lead the life we want," said Mark Riccobono, president of the National Association for the Blind. 3. "EXEDIA is an excellent supporter of our commitment to ensure that everyone who is not seeing things has the same rights to get goods and service on the Internet and remains committed to overall reach.
" "Our mission at Expedia is to help local communities and our effort to improve the access to websites for the visually impaired helps a fellowship of those who have had difficulty browsing on-line itineraries," said Aman Bhutani, President of the Brand Expedia Group. "Our relations with the National Federation of the Blinds have increased our commitment to enable all human beings to journey and we are inspired and inspired by our advances in this field.
" Expedia. com is one of the world's biggest full-service itineraries, enabling tens of thousands of travelers per months to make easy plans and reservations. Expedia.com (https://www.expedia. com/, 1-800-EXPEDIA) is dedicated to providing the latest technologies and the broadest range of top holiday locations, reasonable fares, hotels, rental cars, honeymoon marriages, cruises and in-destination experiences, rides, services and applications.
2017 Expedia, Inc. The Expedia and the aircraft symbol are either brands or registrated brands of Expedia, Inc. in the USA and/or other states. The National Federation of the BlindThe National Federation of the Blinds (NFB), based in Baltimore, is the oldest and biggest national organisation of blindness in the United States.
NFB protects the prerogatives of blindfolded persons of all age groups and provides information and assistance for the family of blindfolded kids, elderly Americans who lose their sight, and more. Believing in the aspirations and visions of blindfolded individuals, we work together to turn them into realities.