“YOU ARE CURRENTLY ON WEB CONTENT, to enter the web area, press Control-Option-Shift-Down Arrow.” — If that sounds foreign to you… Congratulations! You’ve got a whole new world of accessibility to discover! These issues are often invisible to product designers and developers alike, but they don’t have to be.
At Slack, we made a few mistakes in the past, but have since learned to bake in accessibility early on in our development process. We’ve discovered that building a product that’s accessible for everyone has resulted in an improved experience for all. We’ll share how we failed, so you don’t have to.