User experience is the collective outcome of design, content, navigation, functionality, and ability to satisfy user expectations as users browse a website.
Here are some high-level principles to keep in mind as you create a website:
Usability is the extent to which a product can be used by intended users to achieve specified goals with effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction. User-centric pages contain:
Digital accessibility is the ease with which people with disabilities (physical, cognitive, or technological) can understand, navigate, interact with, and contribute to the digital.
All IEEE sites must, at a minimum, comply with Section 508 (29 U.S.C. ‘ 794d) and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, Level A. If complete compliance has not yet been reached, you must have a project plan to obtain completion and be actively working to complete it within a reasonable amount of time.
IEEE digital publishers are encouraged to deliver content at higher accessibility levels (Level AA or Level AAA) whenever possible.