Web 2.0 & Accessibility for Disabled Users

By Kath Moonan, AbilityNet

In this article Kath Moonan examines what Web 2.0 is and what implications it might have for disabled people who use the Web, particularly the use of Ajax for interactive web pages.

Read the full article at https://www.connectingup.org/learn/articles/web-20-accessibility-disabled-users.

Report: Most Aren’t Rushing Into Web 2.0

Report by David Needle issued 7 May 07 on http://www.internetnews.com/

While most Americans are comfortable using the Internet, far fewer are ready to dive into the latest, more interactive Web services — sometimes described as Web 2.0… — such as creating blogs and posting personal videos…

…The survey found that 85 percent of American adults use the Internet or cell phones (and most use both), but the percentage of those who use the more advanced interactive tools for self-expression on the Internet is a measly eight percent.

For the full report, see http://www.internetnews.com/stats/article.php/3676241