We switched on the new ft.com as the default for our customers on 5 October.
Here’s eleven interesting software engineering facts about it. Continue reading “FT.com – 11 facts”
At the Financial Times we’ve recently released a new version of our website, FT.com. “Next FT”, as we’ve come to know it, is now the default experience for our users, and so far it’s proving to be a great one: It’s faster, it’s nicer, it’s better; a success across the board . Yet there’s an aspect of our new site we have largely overlooked: accessibility (a11y).
In this post we will explore what web accessibility is, why it’s important, the current state of accessibility at FT.com and the work we’re doing to improve it.
This will be the first of a series of posts that will document our progress on web accessibility at FT.com. Continue reading “The case for accessibility”