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01-02-2017, 06:06 AM
Why are image alt tags important?

01-02-2017, 06:28 AM
The purpose of alt attributes is to provide a description of the contents of an image file.

Jennifer Martin
01-02-2017, 06:32 AM
Why are image alt tags important?

Google can't read images, so in order to tell Google what your image is all about you need to use Alt tag. Using Alt tag also helps you to rank your image in the Google images.

01-02-2017, 08:11 AM
ALT tags provide a text alternative to an image. They are a way to "describe" an image to those who can not see the image. The most important function of an ALT tag is to explain to a blind user what an image is displaying.

01-03-2017, 01:05 AM
The alt and title traits of a picture are normally alluded to as alt tag or alt content and title tag despite the fact that they're not actually labels. The alt tag is utilized by screen perusers, the programs utilized by visually impaired and outwardly weakened individuals, to let them know what is on the picture.

01-03-2017, 01:07 AM
Alt tag helps to describe the image to search engines. Alt tags also help to rank a website.

01-03-2017, 01:45 AM
Alt tag is very important to rank your image because google doesn't understand image it understand alt tag of the image .

01-03-2017, 01:48 AM
The alt tag is used by screen readers, the browsers used by blind and visually impaired people, to tell them what is on the image.

01-03-2017, 03:13 AM
Image tags is important for seo because google cant see images google crawal image though Alt tags and categorized accordingly. so alt tags are important in seo.


01-03-2017, 03:22 AM
ALT tag is very important in site. Alt tag show the image name.

01-03-2017, 04:52 AM
Alt text strengthens the message towards search engine spiders and improves the accessibility of your website.Each image should have an alt text. Not just for SEO purposes but also because blind and visually impaired people otherwise won’t know what the image is for.

01-03-2017, 05:12 AM
Great Info keep it up.

01-03-2017, 07:41 AM
Alt tags are very important in SEO because it is used for the images as it describes the content of the image.

01-04-2017, 07:11 AM
Gooogle dont read images but only text . alt tag helps search engine to understand what the image is all about

01-05-2017, 07:13 AM
Alt text is an important yet occasionally overlooked part of making a site accessible to all users.
It is a simple bit of HTML code that essentially describes an image that appears on a webpage so that the user still knows what the image represents if they are visually impaired or if the picture simply doesn’t display correctly.

01-06-2017, 02:49 AM
alt tag is very important tag for any website to reach keyword density

01-06-2017, 04:11 AM
Alt Tag is known as a Alernative text for an Image. It Can be Create for Decribe Images. It Can be Done put link in HTML Tags. It's Can be Increased website traffic, Engaged Website Visitors.

01-09-2017, 08:28 AM
Image Alt

Images are used for various purposes on the web. On a standard website, graphics are used for navigational buttons, bullet points, icons, text graphics or other ways to supplement the text.

HTML provides us with the image alt attribute to describe the image in readable text format. This helps to compensate for these situations where people or bots cannot interpret the image content. The following is an example of the image alt attribute:

<img src=“smilies.jpg” alt=“yellow smilies”/>

Image alt attribute is certainly significant for SEO and usability. It serves the users mentioned above with enriched website usability and also returns images in relevant search results due to enhanced site SEO.

david hong
02-07-2017, 07:41 AM
it is important with seo, google need it to write image

02-07-2017, 07:43 AM
Search engines can't study pictures, so to be able to tell Search engines what your picture is all about you need to use Alt tag. Using Alt tag also can help you to position your picture in the Search engines pictures.

02-07-2017, 08:20 AM

The properly named “alternative attributes of an image tag.” The alt attribute is a modifier that gives descriptive information about the image called in an individual image tag within a page of HTML code. The alt attribute’s descriptive information is useful to assist visually impaired customers and search engine crawlers as they navigate the site.

Alt Tags or Alt Attributes are “alternative text” for an image. Most of the time alt tags are created to describe the image. When it comes to websites, alt tags are never seen by people reading your website. One thing that they can be used for is for blind people who use audio-based software to navigate the internet. Alt tags help blind people understand what content you are displaying on your website. For the majority of people though, alt tags are simply used for search engines. When search engines crawl your website they use the alt tags to better understand the content of your website so that they can properly index it within the ranks of their search results.

02-08-2017, 07:54 AM
Image ALT tag helps to search engine find out the categorized image. If you uploaded any image on the blog or anywhere google can't find out which related image is this without an ALT tag. Example: You uploaded flower image and you gave ALT tag as 'Rose', if someone search 'rose' in Google it shows your image.

02-09-2017, 02:41 AM
Alt tag is very important to rank your sites.

02-09-2017, 02:48 AM
Image alt tags is very important for the site to get good rank in google search engine.

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02-09-2017, 04:55 AM
Alt tags are very important in SEO because it is used for the images as it describes the content of the image.

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03-07-2017, 06:04 AM
Alt tags are used to describe images to search engines. Alt tags will increase the chance of search engines returning your images in search results.

03-07-2017, 06:52 AM
Alt gives the specific name of image in websites.

03-08-2017, 02:47 AM
Alt tag is used to describe your image and also used to tell google what your image is all about. Some times because of slow internet connection image will not load completely. So that time user can know about image from their name.

04-04-2017, 03:09 AM
Image ALT tag looks motor discover the sorted picture. On the off chance that you transferred any picture on the blog or anyplace google can't discover which related picture is this without an ALT tag. Illustration: You transferred bloom picture and you gave ALT tag as 'Rose', in the event that somebody seeks "ascended" in Google it demonstrates your picture.

05-03-2017, 10:18 AM
The purpose of Image ALT tag is to inform Google about the image since the search engines algorithm cannot read the images.

05-03-2017, 10:00 PM
image alt tag help crawler of gg read your image

05-03-2017, 10:37 PM
Because until now Google's Spider can not understand image content, instead of that, it read alt tag text to know what the images is about. So image alt tags play an important role in SEO stuffs.