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Digital Accessibility – a Guide for Product Managers

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In light of the ninth Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) (21 May 2020) and, at a time where digital products are very much in the spotlight, we’re digging deep into accessibility to better understand how we, as product managers, can improve our digital products.

Introduction

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 15% of the world’s population lives with some form of disability. And while much of our physical world has been improved to support their needs, now, more than ever, there’s still plenty of work to be done to provide that same level of focus in the digital world.

Jonathan Hassell, Founder and CEO of