Modals are a pretty common interface on the Web. Developers and designers might give them different names: lightbox, modal window, dialog, overlay… but they’re basically the same thing. A modal is a window that appears on top of the page overlaying other content. In this post, I’ll try to explain what needs to be done to make …Read: "The a11y Monthly: Making modals accessible"
Accessibility is sometimes overlooked, but definitely deserves your attention. Because it’s important that all visitors can use your website. Besides, search engines are also deaf and blind, so focusing on accessibility won’t hurt your SEO. That’s why we often write about accessibility checks, tools and more!