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Welcome to the 19th annual American Copy Editors Society national conference in Pittsburgh March 26-28, 2015. (Photo by Jeremy Davis.)

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Thursday, March 26 • 3:10pm - 4:10pm
Increasing the Accessibility of Online Information

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The AP Stylebook gives us guidelines for how to produce news about people with disabilities. But what about how to produce news for people with disabilities? This session will cover some simple steps that producers of online news or other information can take to make their content more accessible to people who are blind or have low vision. You don't have to completely overhaul your website — just writing good display type, posting on social media and incorporating tools that are probably already in your content management system can make a big difference.


Margaux Henquinet

Copy editor, Chicago Tribune
Margaux M. Henquinet recently received her master's degree from the Missouri School of Journalism and is currently copy editing at the Chicago Tribune. She has completed copy editing internships at the Chicago Tribune, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and The Tribune in San Luis Obispo, Calif. She was a 2012 Dow Jones News Fund intern and a 2012 ACES scholarship winner. When she's not copy editing, she enjoys watching movies, listening to music and... Read More →

Thursday March 26, 2015 3:10pm - 4:10pm

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