#btconf Düsseldorf, Germany 08 - 09 Nov 2021

Hidde de Vries

Hidde (@hdv) is a front-end web developer and accessibility specialist. On his blog he writes about HTML, CSS, JavaScript and accessibility. As a freelancer, he helps organisations create fast, scalable and accessible front-end solutions for their end users. His clients include Mozilla, W3C, the Dutch government and the European Commission. He used to be involved with Fronteers, the professional association for Dutch front-end developers, organising meet-ups, workshops and conferences.

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More to Give than Just the DIV – Semantics and How to Get Them Right

Shared semantics is the Web´s killer feature that allows developers create accessible experiences.

In this talk, Hidde dives into the meaning of semantics (no pun intended), how it improves your site, specific gotchas and the future.