Tuesday, 5 March 2013

How to get the "alt" text right

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This article is the first one in a series of accessibility posts from the AbilityNet Webteam. We are planning to explain common accessibility problems, give you some simple tips&tricks how to improve your web site and discuss some other accessibility related issues. 

This first article looks into issues with the alt text of images. This is one of the most common problems found in our web audits. It is mainly aimed at content editors but may also be useful for others.