Website accessibility and why it’s important

Accessibility is the key to inclusion and reach. After all, what good is a website if your audience can’t use it?

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What is website accessibility?

Website accessibility is all about making your web content and digital services accessible to as many people as possible, regardless of disabilities. Remember, disabilities can be long or short-term, and involve vision, auditory, or physical impairments, such as blindness or poor dexterity. It’s important to make sure your website is accessible across the entire disability spectrum.

of people have a disability
1 %
Australians 65 and over
1 %
WCAG recommendations
1 +

How we can help

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WCAG audits

WCAG audits to ensure your website adherence to the guidelines. Monthly reporting to ensure compliance

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accessibility development

we design accessibility compliant websites that meet WCAG 2.1 A and AA guidelines

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consulting and training

expert WCAG and accessibility consulting and training to ensure staff understand their obligations

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Why is website accessibility crucial for reaching a wider audience?

Industries we have helped

Butterfly has extensive experience helping a wide range of industries with accessibility. We help you create and maintain a WCAG 2.1 A or AA to meet your obligations. We support these areas:

  • Government agencies
  • Not-for-profits
  • Higher Education
  • Medical and Research
  • For Purpose organisations
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Why choose Butterfly for your digital accessibility project?

Winning 64 industry awards over 15 years speaks volumes about our standards, performance, and achievements. We’re honoured to be invited to be a member of the Board of the Australian Web Industry Association. Our team is highly experience at working to ensure websites meet the WCAG guidelines.

  • we’re experts at accessibility and WCAG compliance
  • our Australian team is locally based for high-quality, real-time support
  • we have extensive experience working with all government sectors

Review your website for accessibility compliance

Why not have Butterfly review your current website? Our team will provide you with a bundled assessment, including a WCAG 2.1 (Level AA) report, heuristic (usability) analysis, and performance report. We quickly provide a holistic review of your website to help you on your way towards peace of mind.