The National Federation of the Blind is working with Amazon, Target and other retailers to make their online sites easier to use for consumers who cannot see. Computer-products retailer Newegg recently became the first online retailer to earn the NFB's gold-level Nonvisual Accessibility Web Certification for its efforts. Anne Taylor, director of the NFB accessible-technology team, says the project disproves myths among retailers that accessible sites tend to be dull and expensive.

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