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13th Jul 2011: How to make PDFs WCAG2.0 compliant

A recent email about PDFs from Wayne Dick, W3C working-group buddy, got me thinking about WCAG2.0, PDFs and whether W3C missed a trick in not pushing hard enough for a formal separation of styling (look and feel) from content (text, and informational relationships between text (such as headings)). The W3C has always been somewhat hamstrung [...]
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1st Oct 2010: 2010 Equality Act and Accessibility

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Communis Ltd is a web accessibility consultancy based near Bath, UK. Our services will help you to substantially increase your audience reach and improve your search engine positions, to demonstrate your social responsibility and reduce your legal liability, by making your web sites more accessible.

As well as providing consultancy services, Communis design and manage accessible websites for the charity sector – find out more about our website design services.

Our Services

Our key services include accessibility consultancy, analytics consultancy, specialist web accessibility research, technical and general accessibility training, and designing accessible web sites for the charity sector. We also provide a range of carefully researched articles on the legal and marketing implications of web accessibility, and a listing of resources for disabled users.

Our Team

In addition to web accessibility, our team has expertise in interface design, applications development, animation, musical composition and sound-recording, online security and database design, as well as marketing, public relations and community engagement.

Our Clients

Major corporates including Carphone Warehouse; Colgate Palmolive; Hewlett Packard; HSBC; ICI Paints; Reed Business Information; Royal Mail; Shell; TalkTalk; Waitrose and Wickes. Governmental bodies and national charities including Criminal Justice System Online; Environment Agency; Forestry Commission; FWAG (Farming and Wildlife Advisory Group); LearnDirect; Leicestershire County Council; Leicester City Council; National Patient Safety Agency; NHS Connecting for Health; Nottingham Trent University and Tommy's The Baby Charity. Our clients also include small and medium sized businesses, schools and local charities.

Free accessibility health check

Request an accessibility test for your own home page, right here, right now. Type in its web address and your name and contact email below, and press Send Request. We will assess your home page for accessibility, and email you the results.




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Communis Ltd
Hillmarton House, Ridgeway, Frome, BA11 4NT
Tel: +44 (0)1373 836 476
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