Small changes happen through kindness and generosity, big changes happen through capitalism and greed. Big industries make choices that determine which technologies thrive and which ones are to be abandoned.
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One of those facts I am unapologetic about: I have ADHD, and it’s, in fact, one of those traits that makes me good at what I do. Hyperfocus enables me to intensively work on something for hours in a row.
In short: it was an emotional tweet by the daughter of a blind father. Five short lines that catapulted me into wanting to learn all about online accessibility. In that process, I realized that the online world needs accessibility made accessible to the people who, directly or indirectly, can make online accessibility happen.