Quick Start To Accessible Video

Concurrent Session 4

Session Materials

Brief Abstract

Learn the basics of adding closed captions and audio description to online video to make it accessible, searchable, and SEO friendly. Understand legal requirements and lawsuits surrounding video accessibility, formats and video player compatibility, as well as an overview of automated workflows and integrations with lecture capture and video platforms.

Presenters

As Marketing Programs Specialist at 3Play Media, Sofia Leiva is in charge of creating numerous resources on the importance of video accessibility including blogs, white papers, and webinars. She firmly believes that online accessibility is more important than ever before and is passionate about helping organizations learn about the invaluable benefits it can bring. In her free time, you’ll find Sofia hiking, baking vegan treats, or watching conspiracy documentaries on Netflix.

Extended Abstract

More video content is uploaded to the web in 1 month than TV has created in 3 decades. Video has become a powerful medium for education.

But most video isn't accessible for people with motor and sensory disabilities. Therefore it's important that your videos are meeting basic video accessibility requirements to ensure everyone has equal access to education.

Learn the basics of adding closed captions and audio description to online video to make it accessible, searchable, and SEO friendly.

This presentation will cover the basics of adding captions and audio description to online video to make it accessible, searchable, and SEO friendly. We will div into legal compliance and lawsuits surrounding video accessibility, formats and video player compatibility, as well as an overview of automated workflows and integrations with lecture capture and video platforms.

This presentation will cover:

  • Video accessibility trends
  • Video accessibility overview
  • Legal requirements
  • Lawsuits
  • What is 3Play Media
  • Deep dive into video accessibility tools