Social media is a key tool for employers today to attract talent and promote their brand. In this live recording, founder Dennis Lembree discusses the inclusive Twitter application Easy Chirp, which provides the ability to "tweet" accessible images. This innovation has won several awards, including the 2014 FCC Chairman’s Award for the Advancement in Accessibility.
In this webinar, founder Dennis Lembree discusses Easy Chirp , a Twitter web application that is highly accessible and also provides the ability to "tweet" accessible images. This webinar was recorded on Thursday, July 16, 2015.
Dennis Lembree is an experienced web professional who is passionate about the user experience. He worked on the accessibility team at PayPal and now at eBay. He has previously worked for several start-up companies and contracted at Google, Ford, and Disney. He's presented at numerous conferences and webinars including the Annual International Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference (CSUN) and the HTML5 Developer Conference. Mr. Lembree's personal projects include EasyChirp.com, an award-winning web-accessible Twitter app, and WebAxe.org, a blog/podcast on web accessibility. He resides in Cupertino, California USA with his wife and two boys.
Please note that due to a recording malfunction, the first few minutes of the talk are unfortunately not included in the video recording, but are available in the full transcript provided below. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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