Accessibility

Future is committed to making its websites accessible to all. We are therefore working towards achieving the internationally recognised W3C Web Content Accessibility 'AA' Standard.

W3C are the World Wide Web Consortium, an international consortium whose member organisations work together to produce standards for the Web. The W3C accessibility standards assist users of the web to perceive, understand, navigate and interact with the Web.

Our accessibility features

The current version of this website employs the following accessibility features:

Browsers:
Internet Explorer 8+
Firefox 10+
Safari 4+
Opera 10+

Text sizes

The size of the text on the MusicRadar site can be changed by holding down the shift key and either using your mouse scroll wheel to increase/decrease the text size.

Alternatively, go to view/text size in your toolbar to select whether to increase or decrease your text size.

Colours

In designing the MusicRadar site, we have tried to make the colour contrast as high as possible to ensure legibility.

Alt tags

Images on the MusicRadar site should have descriptive alt tags.

What we are trying to do better?

We have already identified the following areas of our website for improvement:

  • Accessible style sheets
  • Navigation skip links

Following completion of the beta phase, the site will undergo an accessibility test. Any new requirements will be built into the site on an ongoing basis.

Video transcripts

If you would like a transcript of video content on the MusicRadar site please email us

Get in touch

If you experience any difficulty accessing the content on this website or you have any other comments or feedback, we'd be glad to hear from you. Please email musicradar@futurenet.co.uk or call us on [+44 1225 44 22 44] or write to our online team at [MusicRadar, Future Publishing, Quay House, The Ambury, Bath, BA1 1UA].