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  • The do’s and don’ts on designing for accessibility Posted on: Oct 20th, 2016

    Great blog post from GOV.UK I’d like to share about the do’s and don’ts on designing for accessibility. Infographics (posters) are available for download displaying what works and doesn’t for…

  • Is 508 Refresh finally going to happen? Posted on: Sep 28th, 2016

    We have some exciting news! The U.S. Access Board announced that they will approve the long anticipated ”508 Refresh” of the Standards and Guidelines for Information and Communications Technology…

  • Webinar - 2016 Legal Update on Digital Accessibility Cases Posted on: Sep 23rd, 2016

    Hi Team. A free webinar, "2016 Legal Update on Digital Accessibility Cases" presented by Lainey Feingold and 3Play Media will be available on September 29th at 2pm ET (11am PT).  Thanks to…

  • State Template Survey Posted on: Aug 23rd, 2016

    We are always working to improve our California State Template. We are reaching out to complete a marketing research survey on what we can improve on, in addition to your input on what new content…

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About Webtools

WebTools is an online resource for California state agency webmasters that helps support the efforts of implementing standards, functionality and look and feel into agency websites. Specifically, WebTools provides necessary tools, resources, and implementation guidelines for webmasters to implement  state standards for usability, accessibility, and separation of presentation.

The structure of WebTools is designed to approach solutions from multiple angles and from a variety of user perspectives. Webmasters can follow the phased approach (Web Development) where they will be provided general step-by-step information throughout the development lifecycle or they can find information and resources by specific category and topic.

Webtools and its blog are intended for government Web development topics only.

This website is managed by the California Department of Technology.

2 Responses to About Webtools

  1. greg balzer says:

    CSS modification question – are you still answering these?
    I am updating a Caltrans site that uses a slightly modified version of the 2015 State Template. I have a nav menu on the left-hand side which has two levels of bullets. The second level (indented portion) of the menus has the little default circle – as seen on the menu on this page at left. Do you have any CSS that will delete that second bullet? The URL is:

    • lc says:

      Where specifically is the “left-hand side menu” on your page? I see the top level nav and nav links on the right sidebar. I checked with full desktop and narrow window view and can’t identify the issue.

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