Digital media can be leveraged to address a wide range of needs and provide flexibility in digital environments. Creating accessible digital media allows the content to reach every viewer. Consider the following ways to create digital media, which is accessible to all viewers:
- Captions: Captions on videos, audio descriptions (for slide content and images), and transcripts
- Audio: Transcripts of an audio file or podcast
Why is it important?
Video Credit: University of Washington DO-IT Center Captions- Improving Access to Postsecondary Education (7:42 minutes with CC)