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12-26-2017, 05:23 AM
Why there is need of alt text on images?

12-26-2017, 05:38 AM
Alt tag used to describe what is there on the image and what is the function of the image. Those are used in the HTML code. The main purpose of the alt tag is to help the visually imperfect people who can read an alt attribute to better understand an on-page image.

If image fail to run that time alt tag is loaded. Alt tag helps web crawler to index the images properly. It helps to improve the implicit and explicit SEO.

12-26-2017, 05:54 AM

A large amount of web content consists of images however not many website owners optimize their images for speed or better search rankings. Even though WordPress comes with the option to add alt text and image title, often beginners do not understand the difference and how to use them.


12-30-2017, 05:55 AM
In SEO, alt tags are very important. They are used to name the images that helps users or web crawler to understand the content of the image.

12-30-2017, 12:33 PM
Alt text is required because if the image is not able to load ,then the alt text will display on it. It's important for the SEO ranking.

12-30-2017, 12:43 PM
To optimize the website images, we use Alt text.