April Accessibility Focus: Alternative Text (alt text)

April’s Accessibility Focus is on alternative text or alt text.

The articles and videos below explain what alternative text is, when you need it, the proper way to use the alt attribute, and the accessibility errors you could have.

Featured alternative text articles

More alternative text articles

Alternative text videos

Alternative text result documentation

These are the WAVE results associated with alternative text. WAVE is a free tool you can use to check a page for accessibility issues.

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