WordPress Accessibility Day 2022 has wrapped its last session, and we’re honored by the great response we received from the community – our sponsors, speakers, volunteers, and attendees. This year we were excited to have 1604 registrants from 52 countries and to be able to donate $2,000 to Knowbility, a nonprofit focused on website accessibility. The presentations may have ended, […]

We offer our sincere thanks to 20i for becoming a Gold Level Sponsor for this year’s WordPress Accessibility Day! Just what is 20i, you might ask… 20i is a best-in-class WordPress Hosting company that offers high-performance and easily managed hosting for WordPress professionals. Why Partner with 20i for Hosting Website acceleration, free CDN, 24×7 support, […]

WP Accessibility Day 2022 is honored to announce Nicolas Steenhout as our keynote speaker. Nic has decades of involvement working on accessibility in the world of open source software. With his breadth of experience as an accessibility advocate and developer, he’s able to offer an in-depth perspective on the nature and responsibilities of open source […]

The WordPress Accessibility Day organizing team is pleased to announce that our schedule and speakers are now available on the website. About the Schedule Visit the schedule page to see the great talks we have planned for this year. There are panel discussions, 15-minute lightning talks, and longer 50-minute presentations. Topics covered include making beautiful […]

Do you care about inclusivity and making websites everyone can use, especially disabled people?  Great! Those are the only qualifications you need to volunteer at WP Accessibility Day 2022! The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone, regardless of disability, is an essential aspect. Tim Berners-Lee, Inventor of the World Wide […]

Need a bit more time? Well, that’s fair – so do we! It turns out that the middle of summer is a tough time for scheduling – and we only gave you three weeks to get your talks submitted. We’ve got a great pool of talks already awaiting review, but we want to have yours, […]

Have you got big weekend plans? How about applying to speak at WordPress Accessibility Day 2022!  WordPress Accessibility Day is a free, 24-hour online event scheduled to start at 15:00 UTC (11:00 US Eastern, 8:00 US Pacific) on Wednesday, November 2nd. The conference will be held virtually so you can present from anywhere worldwide. What […]

Hello, WP Accessibility Day fans, Our 2022 call for speakers is officially open! Submit your talk now! WP Accessibility Day 2022 is a free, 24-hour online event, scheduled to start at 15:00 UTC (11:00 US Eastern, 8:00 US Pacific) on Wednesday, November 2nd. If you have an idea for a talk to share your knowledge […]

WordPress Accessibility Day planning is in full swing and our sponsorship team is actively seeking sponsors to help us make the event possible. This year, in addition to providing live captioning, we’re hoping to also have American Sign Language Interpretation during presentations, and budget for post-event transcription to ensure all videos on the WP Accessibility […]

Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for the second installment of this epic 24–hour (FREE) online event: WP Accessibility Day, 2022 Happening November 2-3, 2022! Founded in 2020 by the WP Core Accessibility Team, WP Accessibility Day is led this year by Joe Dolson and Amber Hinds, who carry the torch for a dedicated team […]