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Video Accessibility for Societies and Associations

Video content has increasingly become more prevalent in the world of societies and associations. However, when it comes to video accessibility, it seems that there’s still room for progress. Accessible features such as closed captions and transcripts add immense value to video resources. Accessibility increases the reach of your videos, enhances educational value, and improves overall user experience.
This ebook was created to help you discover the power of accessibility for videos created and published by societies and associations.

Topics include: 
  • What types of videos are societies and associations publishing? 
  • What are the benefits of making videos accessible?
  • Which accessibility laws apply to societies and associations?
  • How do you make your videos accessible? 

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What are societies and associations?

Societies and associations are non-profit organizations that dedicate time, finances, and resources towards the advancement of an area of study or a social cause. 

Examples of societies and associations include the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and SPIE, the International Society for Optics and Photonics.

Societies and associations recognize the value that video content provides. Many organizations have kept up with the growing use of online videos. The ways in which societies and associations can utilize videos are vast. However, there are several common uses: 

• Videos for online courses
• Webinars
• Recorded conferences
• Digital video libraries


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