Whether your website is old or new, it may not have been designed with ADA compliance in mind—most are not. While ADA regulations do not specifically address websites, the Department of Justice has long taken the position that the ADA applies to business websites. The courts have mostly agreed, which has encouraged lawsuits.
There are several ways to provide protection to your business, including updating an existing website or redesigning it with ADA favorable features. Some of these methods also enhance SEO performance. Check out our article “Is Your Website ADA Compliant, And Should You Care?” from the summer 2017 issue of Coastal Grower to get the scoop.