Articles and Interviews

Articles written by Gian Wild

Mobile accessibility

Mobile accessibility fails: Do we need a WCAG3? (2015)

Accessibility during the build of a web site

Prioritising web accessibility during the build of a web site (2014)

Interactive maps and accessibility

Did someone say map? Making interactive maps accessible (2014)

Design and accessibility

Design and accessibility: Use of colour (2014)


CAPTCHA: Inaccessible to Everyone (2013)

CAPTCHA: How to do it right (ie. don’t use CAPTCHA!) (2014)


The Unbearable Inaccessibility of Slideshows (2015)


8 steps to Creating Accessible Video (2014)


Making Accessible Links: 15 Golden Rules For Developers (2014)


The Hidden Nuggets of WCAG2: The Wonderful World of ALT Attributes (2012)

The Hidden Nuggets of WCAG2: When Not to Use ALT Attributes (2011)

Tables and forms

The Hidden Nuggets of WCAG2: Information Relationships (2011)

UX magazine

Making forms accessible: Accessible forms help all users (2009)


We should be celebrating our victories (2014)

The Hidden Nuggets of WCAG2: An Introduction (2011)

A List Apart

Testability costs too much (2006)

User Interfaces For All

User needs and e-Government Accessibility: The Future Impact of WCAG 2.0 (2004)

Proceedings of OzCHI 2001: Usability and usefulness for knowledge economics

The continuing evolution of best practice principles in designing for web accessibility (2001)

Interviews with Gian Wild


Dave Gardy interview with Gian Wild prior to CSUN, talking about web accessibility (video) (2016)

Dave Gardy interview with Gian Wild from the show floor, talking about our products and OzPlayer (video) (2016)

Blind Bargains interview Gian Wild, talking accessibility tools and testing procedures (mp3)  (2015)


Sponsor interview – AccessibilityOz (2014)

The West Australian

Edge of the Web (2011)

Government Technology Review

Making government accessibility, accessible (2010)


Web Accessibility Guidelines: An interview with Gian Sampson-Wild (UXPod number 28) (2007)

Web Standards Group

Ten questions with Gian Sampson-Wild (2006)

Builder AU

Developer spotlight (2006)

Computer World

Web sites that waste away (2005)