Shifting left: how introducing accessibility earlier helps the BBC’s design system

Have you ever come across a component in a library or design system that seems to do… everything?

A draft accessible UX document might include content ordering, important semantics such as headings, lists and landmarks, and any additional useful notes such as potential re-use of existing accessible components.

Looking to the future

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Sophie Beaumont

Accessibility Lead and Principal Software Engineer for WebCore in BBC Core Services.