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Is ADA compliance mandatory for my website?

The ADA’s extension to websites has been a complicated and often confusing narrative. The ADA does not explicitly address online compliance, even after undergoing several amendments in 2008. With no definitive coverage under the law, it usually falls to the courts to determine how ADA standards apply to websites—or whether they do at all. Title III of the ADA requires that every owner, lessor, or operator of a “place of public accommodation” provide equal access to users who meet...



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ADA Website Compliance: What you need to know

Organizations around the world are scrambling to bring their websites into ADA compliance. For a website to be ADA compliant, it needs to be accessible to users of all abilities and disabilities. The law that primarily governs accessibility is The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Even though it doesn’t mention websites, Title III of the ADA has been been interpreted by US courts to apply to websites. Lawsuits have since been on the rise, targeting websites not compliant with...



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Hurricane Michael

As we all brace for Hurricane Michael, we at NTS would like to take a moment to ensure your websites are safe. NTS has a secure Data Center, as well as a backup generator to protect your data here. In addition to our backup systems locally, we also have another backup in the Atlanta area in case of emergency. In the worst-case scenario, should we lose power as well as power to our generator, your websites will only be down for a short period of time while things switch over to the...



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What is Responsive Design?

Look around you right now; how many different screens do you see? Probably more than you’d think – although normally, you probably don’t spend your time thinking about such silly things. So how many did you count? One? Five? ...20? Chances are… most of them were different sizes as well. Today we are surrounded by screens – our phones, TVs, computer monitors, tablets, laptops, smart watches… the list goes on. Heck, your refrigerator may even have a display on the front. So...