Accessible Design for Illini Orange (yes, we can!)

Embark on a journey of discovery with “Accessible Design for Illini Orange.” This comprehensive resource is your gateway to integrating accessible design into your creative workflow. Tailored for content creators, graphic designers, and anyone passionate about inclusive design, this slide deck is a treasure trove of insights, tips, and practical knowledge.


  • Color Contrast Simplified
  • Font Size and Readability
  • Content Hierarchy
  • Imagery with Impact
  • Alt Text Essentials
  • Mobile & Keyboard Accessibility

About the Presenter

Melissa Waller, Director of Web Development at the College of ACES and a University of Illinois alum, shares her expertise in graphic design and web development. As a co-chair of the Web Implementation Guidelines Group (WIGG), she brings a wealth of knowledge in creating accessible digital environments.

Watch the Recorded Webinar

For an in-depth understanding and practical application of these principles, view the “Accessible Design for Illini Orange” webinar. Held on April 7, 2023, this session is part of our Friday morning Caffeine Break series and provides a dynamic complement to the slide deck.

Join Our Community

Don’t miss out on the chance to be part of our vibrant WIGG community on Teams! Engage with fellow enthusiasts in content, accessibility, and analytics. Your contribution can make a difference in shaping more accessible digital experiences.