Illinois workNet Accessibility & Usability Enhancements
Client: Illinois Office of Educational Services
In 2006 and 2007, MSF&W provided research, development, and testing services to help improve the accessibility and usability of the Illinois workNet web portal. For these projects, MSF&W performed several key tasks:
- Development of accessible web page templates and style sheets implementing an updated look-and-feel for the Illinois workNet portal and promoting best practices of accessible web design, including full compliance with the Illinois Web Accessibility Standards.
- Research and development of an accessible web-based survey tool based on the open source NSurvey software.
- Implementation and analysis of a two six-user usability tests to evaluate and provide recommendations regarding the real-world usability of the Illinois workNet site.