alt text


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alt text

Text that appears describing an image on a website when the cursor hovers over it.
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In terms of accessibility, Digital Concert Hall provides alt text for images which is standard practice for facilitating access via screen readers.
Title Property to Get-Set Alt Text Title Property of Shape and improved Font substitution.
The Image ALT text is used for a very short description of an image, giving you another way to incorporate some of your target keywords.
Careful consideration should be made when writing alt text," says Clint Fisher, senior web developer at The New York Times.
Support for alt text on images in Docs, so you can tell a screen reader what they should say to describe an image
The specific features where having a policy may make a difference are: the inclusion of alt text with images; labeled input fields; and especially, having an accessibility link on the home page.
The toolbar also shows a number of images with the alt text, "Click here to learn more.
The use of Alt text objects such as shapes, pictures, SmartArt and movies is an additional feature in the updated version.
Problems either with lack of ALT text or poor use of ALT text were also cited.
For example, you can't change the font properties or the background colour of the speech bubbles, and none of the images allows for ALT text.