Questions tagged [alt-text]

Text alternative for images and other non-text content that conveys the same message or meaning as the image. Text alternatives can be rendered as synthetic speech or Braille by a screen reader.

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Alt text overlap for Top Network Askers with broken avatar

When a user's avatar is not available, and they're listed in the Top Network Askers in the right sidebar of https://stackexchange.com/, the alt text of the avatar overlaps the username or site name in ...
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Can the ALT text for the checkmark be more specific?

When I go to a SE site on my phone (using Opera Mini 4.2), I can accept an answer by clicking the text "accept". However, after accepting, it still says "accept". Since the switch over to using ...
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Logos in Migration list should have empty 'alt' values (instead of “icon for <domain>”)

When voting to move a question with "This question belongs on another site in the Stack Exchange network", a list of sites is shown, where each entry consists of the site logo and the site name/link (...
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Make alt-text the tooltip for images in preview mode

This is similar to Also use alt tag as title on images, which asked to make the alt-text serve as the title. However, the OP in that question could not think of a good use case. I can think of a very ...