0 Replies Latest reply on Apr 30, 2012 8:12 AM by alex.mcknight

    I am often asked, "What's the difference between Usability and Accessibility?"

    alex.mcknight

      There are many definitions, but I think the below puts it in plain English and is nice and short.


      Usability is ensuring the excellent quality of a user's experience when interacting with a product or system. (whether a Web site, a software application, mobile technology, or any user-operated device.)


      Accessibility is the practice of making websites and web-based applications usable by people with disabilities. (It is a sub element of Usability)


      So now you know