Macromedia Accessibility Starter Kit

May 11, 2001

Macromedia has introduced a new accessibility starter kit designed to help

educators and web authors to build, diagnose and retrofit web content in support of the Section 508 legislation. The toolkit includes information about accessibility, a new, free extension for Dreamweaver that will assist developers check web sites for accessibility, and provide reports and tools to make the content compliant. Regardless of which HTML authoring tool was used to create the web content, the site can be checked for accessibility using Dreamweaver 4 and the free accessibility extension.