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Color and Contrast Resource for Wayfinding Signage Solutions

A recent post titled “Signage and color contrast” on the blog Design Work Plan (dwp) did a really nice job of explaining the basics of color and contrast and how it impacts wayfinding signage solutions. What we really like about the post is how it breaks down key colors and provides a simple explanation of …

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Applying Clarity to ADA Signage Contrast Requirements

“I thought the  ADA mandates a minimum 70% contrast level for signage, but I don’t see this percentage noted in the new ADA standards. Where is it?” This is a great question because it represents a common misconception regarding ADA signage guidelines. In fact, following is the exact verbiage from the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible …

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