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10-27-2014, 12:48 AM
Do you think Alt tag is really works out for keyword improvement

10-27-2014, 01:58 AM
The ALT tag is invisible text description of an image in website for enhanced search engine rankings.

10-27-2014, 03:04 AM
Alt text allows authors to include images, but still provide the content in an alternative text based format.

10-27-2014, 07:05 AM
Images are important to websites.IMG tags can only have ALT elements. TITLE elements belong to A HREF tags. You can have both, but only ALT tags are believed to have any weight with search engines. They add value to the design, break up the text,Search engine spiders can’t read the text in images. The ALT tag is an attribute that allows you to add descriptive text which can be crawled by search engines. The purpose of the ALT tag is to describe the image. In SEO, the importance of the ALT tag ability to help your web page rank and if you choose to have images indexed, increase your exposure through image search.

10-27-2014, 08:54 AM
Alt tag introduces images to search engine .

10-27-2014, 09:36 AM
Yes Alt tag is useful for keyword improvement. Alt tag is used as invisible text for images

10-27-2014, 10:12 AM
Alt tags are for images searches if you put alt tags on your images definitely it will be helpful to get good ranking in images searches, alt tag is not related to keywords ranking .

10-28-2014, 07:22 AM
Alt text (alternative text) is a word or phrase that can be inserted as an attribute in an HTML document to tell Web site viewers the nature or contents of an image. The alt text appears in a blank box that would normally contain the image.

10-28-2014, 07:56 AM
While using alt tags for images, avoid keyword stuffing or too much use of specific term. This can hamper the optimization website or specific web page.

Rajdeep Bose
10-28-2014, 08:14 AM
The most important parts of Image SEO optimization are the image filename and the alt tag on your page. Properly optimizing images involves using the "Alt" attribute when adding images to your site. Basically Google Crawlers cannot read images, so you add the "Alt" attribute to tell these crawlers what it is.

10-28-2014, 09:27 AM
First of all I have to mention that Alt is not a tag. Alt is an attribute of image tag. And we use alt attribute to inform the search engine what is image about.. or image belong to. search engine read the this attribute and understand about your image.

10-29-2014, 01:30 AM
"Alt" attribute is used for search engine to identify the information about image.

12-02-2014, 12:48 AM
An HTML attribute specified in the IMG tag to provide alternate text when an image on a Web page cannot be displayed.
Example: < img alt="This is the image description (ALT TAG)" src="webopedia.jpg" >

12-02-2014, 01:39 AM
alt tag is generally tagged with images in a website and it is used to describe the images to search engines and for instance a blind person surfing the web with reading software. Such a tag does not boost keyword ranking but makes your page more meaningful and this inturn can contribute to page optimization.

12-02-2014, 06:10 AM
Alt tag is very important for both the users and search engines as it gives a clear information about the picture.

12-03-2014, 04:52 AM
ALT Tags are invisible descriptions of images which are read aloud to blind users on a screen reader.

12-03-2014, 05:09 AM
Do you utilize the picture alt property (erroneously called the alt tag by some) legitimately on your site?

By not utilizing the picture alt property (picture alt label) you are passing up a great opportunity adjusting the guests to your site that have pictures turned off, the individuals who use assertive innovation to surf the Net and the website streamlining advantages of the picture alt characteristic.

12-06-2014, 04:37 AM
Usually, search engine bots don't read images, that's why we are using ALT Tag (Alternative Tag) for placing alternative texts for images.

12-06-2014, 04:58 AM
Yes alt tag is useful and you can put a keyword regarding your image in it. Whenever an image could not be displayed by browser, alt tag keyword is always displayed.