Making Flash Accessible and SEO Friendly

March 24, 2008 posted in Accessibility, Tutorials, Web Technology

Flash has always been a great vehicle for delivering multimedia content on the web. I’m always wowed by its unlimited bounds, but I’m simultaneously disappointed by its poor handling of SEO and accessibility. While the rest of the web has evolved into a rich and standards-based medium, Flash and its developers have concentrated on beefing […]

Microformats

March 16, 2007 posted in Tutorials, Web Technology

Over the course of four days, I attended roughly twenty panels at SXSW Interactive. The discussions covered everything from online social networks for teens to a primer on the mobile web. One event really stood out for me, but it wasn’t the Mardi Gras atmosphere or the celebrity keynote speakers. Tantek Çelik (Chief Technologist at […]