Personal blogging by Steph Gray, former digital agency founder and erstwhile bureaucrat


Making WordPress accessible to AAA

November 24, 2011

At Simon’s recent WordUp Whitehall event, I presented on the process I went through on a project with BIS/DCMS to create a discussion platform for the eAccessibility Forum. The site went live yesterday, thanks to the sterling efforts of the DCMS Digital Comms team and their WordPress-smart IT colleagues – with a press release from…

24tips: beyond websafe colours

December 7, 2010

7 Dec: Back in the day, websites needed to work on 800×600 screens and use only one of the 216 officially-sanctioned ‘web safe’ colours only. Bless. Now, we can use colour properly, creating sites which are appealing, on-brand and accessible. Here are some of my favourite tools: Digital Color Meter is, apparently, bundled with Mac…