Get 5 links every day
Sign up for free

20+ Best Articles on Accessibility

The most useful articles and videos on accessibility from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.

On this page

Top 5 Accessibility Articles

At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on accessibility by Refind users.

  1. Designing accessible color systems
  2. How to pick more beautiful colors
  3. How to use colors in UI Design
  4. What designers can learn from Apple’s new accessibility features
  5. Do No Harm Guide: Centering Accessibility in Data Visualization

Videos

Watch a video to get a quick overview.

What is ...?

New to #accessibility? These articles make an excellent introduction.

How to ...?

Short Articles

Short on time? Check out these useful short articles on accessibility—all under 10 minutes.

Long Articles

These are some of the most-read long-form articles on accessibility.

Related Topics

Publications

We monitor hundreds of publications, blogs, newsletters, and news sources in Accessibility, including:

UX Collective profile image

UX Collective

Curated stories on user experience, usability, and product design. By @fabriciot and @caioab.

Search Engine Land profile image

Search Engine Land

News & analysis on #SEO #PPC #Google #Bing & more. Sister to @martechismktg @smx @martechconf. Stay in the loop: http://searchengineland.com

Chrome Developers profile image

Chrome Developers

News & guidance for developers from the Google Chrome Developer Relations team.

Stripe profile image

Stripe

Stripe is a global technology company that builds economic infrastructure for the internet. Help: @stripesupport. Read: @stripepress. Status: @stripestatus.

What is Refind?

Every day Refind picks 5 links from around the web for every user, tailored to the user’s interests. Picking only a handful of links means focusing on what’s relevant and useful. We favor timeless pieces—links with long shelf-lives, articles that are still relevant one month, one year, or even ten years from now. These lists of the best resources on any topic are the result of years of careful curation.

How does Refind curate?

It’s a mix of human and algorithmic curation, following a number of steps:

  1. We monitor 10k+ sources and 1k+ thought leaders on hundreds of topics—publications, blogs, news sites, newsletters, Substack, Medium, Twitter, etc.
  2. In addition, our users save links from around the web using our Save buttons and our extensions.
  3. Our algorithm processes 100k+ new links every day and uses external signals to find the most relevant ones, focusing on timeless pieces.
  4. Our community of active users gets 5 links every day, tailored to their interests. They provide feedback via implicit and explicit signals: open, read, listen, share, add to reading list, save to «Made me smarter», «More/less like this», etc.
  5. Our algorithm uses these internal signals to refine the selection.
  6. In addition, we have expert curators who manually curate niche topics.

The result: lists of the best and most useful articles on hundreds of topics.

How does Refind detect «timeless» pieces?

We focus on pieces with long shelf-lives—not news. We determine «timelessness» via a number of metrics, for example, the consumption pattern of links over time.

How many sources does Refind monitor?

We monitor 10k+ content sources on hundreds of topics—publications, blogs, news sites, newsletters, Substack, Medium, Twitter, etc.

Which sources does Refind monitor on accessibility?

We monitor hundreds of sources on accessibility, including Smashing Magazine πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¦ πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ, UX Collective, Search Engine Land, Chrome Developers, Stripe, and many more.

Can I submit a link?

Indirectly, by using Refind and saving links from outside (e.g., via our extensions).

How can I report a problem?

When you’re logged-in, you can flag any link via the «More» (...) menu. You can also report problems via email to hello@refind.com

Who uses Refind?

100k+ smart people start their day with Refind. To learn something new. To get inspired. To move forward. Our apps have a 4.9/5 rating.

Is Refind free?

Yes, it’s free!

How can I sign up?

Head over to our homepage and sign up by email or with your Twitter or Google account.