Access for All: Using Social Media for Travellers With Disabilities

Access for All: Using Social Media for Travellers With Disabilities

5 Nov 2019, 12:30 - 13:15

UKI & International Inspiration Zone
Language:
English

Two travel bloggers/influencers explain the importance of using social media well and how their disabilities (one deaf, one blind) are often ignored online by brands and bloggers talking to a mass audience. First tip: remember to fill in the alt-text box.

Contributors

  • Steve Keenan

    Moderator

    Co-founder

    Travel Perspective

    Steve learned about the industry on joining Travel Weekly as news editor in 1990. A news reporter prior to that, with stints in New Zealand,...

  • Sassy Wyatt

    Speaker

    Disability Blogger, Journalist & Speaker

    Sassy is a disability blogger, journalist and speaker. She challenges perceptions through education and humour, empowering others to be more...

  • Ed Rex

    Speaker

    Travel Blogger

    Rexy Adventures

    The Deaf Traveller is founded by Ed, who is profoundly deaf in both ears. Throughout his solo travels in the last eight years, he has noticed a keen...