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An accessible HTML5 video player.
The Standard Media Player is built on two core technologies, Adobe Flash and HTML5, and uses a decision engine to embed the appropriate client based on platform and device – for example the SMP Flash player is served to desktop and laptop computers, whilst the SMP HTML player is embedded on iOS devices. For desktop, […]
Making the SMP both accessible and usable for disabled users is core to the player’s success. At the BBC we don’t just aim to comply with our standards and guidelines for accessibility but also consider the needs of disabled users when prioritizing features. We aim to add features that we know add value, improve user […]
Video is great. It can help you get your message across quickly, entertainingly, and provide a bit of character. Visitors are often more likely to watch a short video than they are to read a wall of text. What’s more, recent statistics show that video makes up approximately 65% of all search results, so it’s […]
W3C’s internal multimedia accessibility policy is in place to ensure that W3C’s work is accessible to all, including people with disabilities who cannot hear audio or see video, and to ensure that it meets W3C’s own standards, including Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.