Color Alone, Color Contrast, Color Conflicts


For the last few years I've given a talk exploring the exceptions to WCAG Success Criteria. While covering color-related success criteria, I show these examples:

I would also sometimes say things like...

I've also encountered many things from wonderful people that try to meet the letter of WCAG, but not necessarily the spirit

This is not a talk about gotchas when using color and how to get over them

Think of it as more of a warning of some things people might want to try to get away with so you can be prepared to say "no."

But before I get started, I have some bad news and some good news