[Athen] Accessibility of Facebook and MySpace

Patrick Burke burke at ucla.edu
Fri May 9 14:58:51 PDT 2008

I haven't used Facebook much, but Myspace is abysmal in my experience.

Not quite what you're after, but Twitter is great accessibilitywise.


At 02:04 PM 5/9/2008, Dawn Hunziker wrote:

>Hi again,


>There are several departments at the University of Arizona that are

>considering using Facebook and/or MySpace to communicate with students.

>Are any of you familiar with the accessibility of these sites? The

>information I've been able to find says that Facebook has a team that

>works on accessibility while MySpace isn't as accessible.... Is this



>Also, do you know if other Universities are moving in this same direction?







>Dawn Hunziker

>Assistive Technology Coordinator

>Disability Resource Center



>Web Page: http://drc.arizona.edu

>hunziker at email.arizona.edu


>Mailing Address:

>Disability Resouce Center

>1224 E. Lowell St.

>Tucson, AZ 85721

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