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RantLet's revolt against Low Contrast UI and Webpage presentation! PinPopular
B. L. Zeebub23-Mar-21 6:40
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So, as a disclaimer, I'll admit that my vision isn't what it was when I was 20-something. (Duh!) But, all of you UI/UX architects/designers/developers (and paying Clients of those folks!) please hear me out:
I'm going to start with a simple example of what is a) very common, and b) crappy design. I went to the website of a well-known medical services provider, whose identity will remain undisclosed, using their otherwise very-well-designed IOS app. I browsed to some of my own relevant patient history information, and was presented with a page of very tiny font, expressed in a light blue on white background - TOTALLY UNREADABLE! And to add insult to injury, there was no ability to ZOOM the page content!! What CRAP!
Of course, I've sent a complaint to the appropriate "customer service" people; I don't expect anything to change anytime soon, so for now, I use a desktop browser to access the info. But it occurs to me that the one basic readability issue still exists: light blue on white! "Turn on high-contrast mode" you say... uh huh, ask anyone who's putzed with that for any length of time how well that works! BLECH!
What we need is some recognition that visual contrast is IMPORTANT for avoiding fatigue, and that being CUTE with fonts and color schemes is doing your customer a disservice! Knock it off!
And a suggestion for BROWSER designers/devs: I want a browser-level feature to allow me to specify a HARD OVERRIDE of font and background parameters in any webpage's CSS that I access. We need to provide user-level control over visual accessibility. Ya, I know this is a challenge - I'm a developer too. But we need to pay attention to making whatever it is we're presenting, readable and useful.
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