A study on web experience among visually impaired users in Malaysia

Bavani Ramayah, Azizah Jaafar, Noor Faezah Mohd Yatim

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Abstract

This study focused on the web experience and barriers among visually impaired (VIM) users in Malaysia when accessing web pages with screen readers. In this study, eight visually impaired users were interviewed and reported major problems related to images, hyperlinks and page layout. Based on findings from qualitative survey, a comparative analysis was performed with (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) WCAG 2.0.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - 2010 International Conference on User Science and Engineering, i-USEr 2010
Pages11-15
Number of pages5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Event1st International Conference on User Science and Engineering 2010, iUSEr 2010 - Shah Alam
Duration: 13 Dec 201015 Dec 2010

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Other1st International Conference on User Science and Engineering 2010, iUSEr 2010
CityShah Alam
Period13/12/1015/12/10

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Keywords

  • Visually impaired user
  • WCAG 2.0
  • Web accessibility

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Software

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Ramayah, B., Jaafar, A., & Mohd Yatim, N. F. (2010). A study on web experience among visually impaired users in Malaysia. In Proceedings - 2010 International Conference on User Science and Engineering, i-USEr 2010 (pp. 11-15). [5716714] https://doi.org/10.1109/IUSER.2010.5716714

A study on web experience among visually impaired users in Malaysia. / Ramayah, Bavani; Jaafar, Azizah; Mohd Yatim, Noor Faezah.

Proceedings - 2010 International Conference on User Science and Engineering, i-USEr 2010. 2010. p. 11-15 5716714.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Ramayah, B, Jaafar, A & Mohd Yatim, NF 2010, A study on web experience among visually impaired users in Malaysia. in Proceedings - 2010 International Conference on User Science and Engineering, i-USEr 2010., 5716714, pp. 11-15, 1st International Conference on User Science and Engineering 2010, iUSEr 2010, Shah Alam, 13/12/10. https://doi.org/10.1109/IUSER.2010.5716714
Ramayah B, Jaafar A, Mohd Yatim NF. A study on web experience among visually impaired users in Malaysia. In Proceedings - 2010 International Conference on User Science and Engineering, i-USEr 2010. 2010. p. 11-15. 5716714 https://doi.org/10.1109/IUSER.2010.5716714
Ramayah, Bavani ; Jaafar, Azizah ; Mohd Yatim, Noor Faezah. / A study on web experience among visually impaired users in Malaysia. Proceedings - 2010 International Conference on User Science and Engineering, i-USEr 2010. 2010. pp. 11-15
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