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Horsham, VIC improves user experiences with ReadSpeaker text-to-speech website tool

Horsham, VIC ReadSpeaker Website Tool Improve Experiences

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The council acquired the tool with West Wimmera Shire Council to improve digital access for rural residents. ReadSpeaker turns a website's text into audio when a user highlights text and clicks the resulting icon. Horsham and West Wimmera implemented this software to enhance website accessibility for blind and low-vision residents. The ReadSpeaker feature also improves access to council services for seniors and residents with limited English literacy.

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Horsham, VIC

Rural city in Victoria

Australia

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West Wimmera, VIC

Australia

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Text-to-speech technology now available on Council's website - Horsham Rural City Council

People will now have better access to Horsham Rural City Council’s website following the installation of ReadSpeaker text-to-speech functionality.

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West Wimmera Shire, Horsham Rural City websites offer text-to-speech option | The Wimmera Mail-Times | Horsham, VIC

Horsham Rural City and West Wimmera Shire are making their content more accessible

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