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Blogs & Updates

Section508.gov Is Moving to Federalist

September 09, 2021
August 30, 2021 - The GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program team is excited to announce that we are preparing a new look for Section508.gov and the Accessibility Requirements Tool (ART) as we move to Federalist - a publishing platform for modern 21st Century IDEA websites. Continue Reading

Mapping of WCAG 2.0 to Functional Performance Criteria

June 15, 2020
The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) success criteria (SC) and the Revised Section 508 Standards share the same objective to make information and communication technology (ICT) accessible to individuals with disabilities. Continue Reading

Making Agency Communications Accessible to Everyone

April 02, 2020
During an emergency, it is more important than usual for all people to have equal and timely access to urgent communications. Emergencies often disproportionately impact individuals with disabilities, so take extra care to ensure that your digital content conforms to Section 508.  Continue Reading