We need to talk about the accessibility of date pickers

This is my report as I am finishing my one-month trial period here at Automattic. As my project for this month, I was handed a ticket to fix accessibility issues with the date picker used in Gutenberg. This is an issue that creeps over to other projects, namely Calypso. Fixing accessibility issues that have already … Continue reading We need to talk about the accessibility of date pickers

How do you gender your users and customers?

For an Anglophone person (a person who primarily uses English), gendering does not sound like a hard issue to deal with. Pronoun use may be a concern, but those can be bypassed easily. However, many other languages are overly gendered compared to English, so pronouns are a much lesser concern. As an example, nouns and … Continue reading How do you gender your users and customers?