This page is continuously updated to reflect significant changes to the DAISY Accessible Publishing Knowledge Base. For a complete list of changes, refer to the project's GitHub commit history.

Changes are listed from most recent to oldest.

October 20, 2021 — Icons

A new page explaining the how to make icons accessible is now available.

October 8, 2021 — Abbreviations

A new page explaining the how to make abbreviations accessible is now available.

October 7, 2021 — Glossaries

A new page explaining the structuring of glossaries is now available.

July 31, 2021 — Endnotes

New guidance for tagging endnotes is now available. The doc-endnote role is no longer recommended for use.

July 21, 2021 — Timers

A new page explaining the need for users to control time limits is now available.

July 21, 2021 — Keyboard Control

A new page explaining the need for users to control all content functionality through their keyboard is now available.

July 16, 2021 — Reflow

A new page explaining the WCAG reflow requirement is now available. This page provides guidance for both reflowable and fixed layout publications.

Note, however, that the fixed layout guidance is expected to be revised in line with work going on in W3C on accessible fixed layout publications.

July 12, 2021 — Additional Context for Technique Links

Each technique on a knowledge base page (in the Techniques section) identifies and provides a link to its corresponding WCAG success criterion. These links now also identify the WCAG level (A, AA, or AAA) of the success criterion to help understand which techniques are required to meet each level.

July 7, 2021 — Text Resizing

A new page explaining the need to use flexible units of measure for font sizes and element dimensions to allow accessible resizing of content is now available.

Archived updates:

  1. 2021
  2. 2020