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Old 28th January 2013, 06:07 AM   #1
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What is ALT tags?
What Guidelines for the alt text?

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its simply text name associate with a image/video on webpage

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Old 29th January 2013, 02:47 PM   #3
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its simply text name associate with a image/video on webpage
Make it human readable and relate to the image content.

The more its clicked on as being relevant the higher in image source it can rise. Don't keyword stuff your images. Bad

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What is ALT tags?
What Guidelines for the alt text?
Back in the olden days when bandwidth was slow and expensive, many people turned off image loading in their browsers.

The purpose of alt text is to specify a textual replacement for the image, to be displayed or otherwise used in place of the image.

Thus, the rule is: Consider what the page looks like or sounds like when images are not shown. Then, write for each image an alt text that best works as a replacement.

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Some people ignore ALT tags on their images, which is a mistake. An ALT tag can help the visitor (as mentioned above, it helps the visitor by revealing a description of the image in the event their images don't load), but it can also help search engines by providing them with a description of your image. Be very careful not to abuse the ALT tag, but keep it real by providing an accurate description of the image.

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We mainly use the ALT tag for the images to provide descriptive text. It is mainly used to inform the people what the image is describing when there is a problem in loading the images. Here we cannot include our site keywords. It is a place for image what is represents.

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Old 31st January 2013, 11:44 PM   #7
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ALT tags are substitute text that can be displayed instead of an image if a visitor to your website cannot view the images in their browser.

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