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Video: Hidde de Vries

Web accessibility is easier to achieve and maintain with the right tools. Some can help you make the right choices, others can find certain problems automatically. Sometimes they can do this even before your product or page ships!

In this talk, Hidde will give practical tips on the what, how and when of web accessibility. We’ll look at standards and how they affect people, tools and how they help us and ways to embed accessibility in your team.

About Hidde de Vries

Hidde de Vries

Hidde (@hdv) is interested in web standards, browsers and authoring tools, as well as how they can work together to build a web that puts people first. Hidde writes about these things and more on He works in Sanity’s developer relations team.

For over ten years, he has worked as a developer and accessibility specialist for organisations like Mozilla, W3C, the Dutch government and the European Commission. Hidde has a degree in Philosophy and used to be involved with the professional association for Dutch front-end developers, organising meet-ups, workshops and conferences.