Re: ALT text: WAS=> Re: [NH] ID/Target # => will not work inFF2.0.9
- loro wrote:
> Isn't title alone enough for that?For that yes, but the ALT tag is needed too and e.g. IE treats ALT as it
should treat TITLE.
> Who benefits from being told an image is an image?Well for one thing the ALT is compulsory in the standard. And then in
> Blind users would get a lot of "image" read out to them...
this paticular case, i.e. image and caption placed into a table
together, the caption on its own makes much more sense when you know it
is not part of the ongoing text but the caption to an image. I do not
think one single word read out before the caption is that much of a
And on top of that it might just be of interest that this is not just a
spacer or some other bit of layout but an actual image that's part of
- Axel Berger wrote:
>For that yes, but the ALT tag is needed too and e.g. IE treats ALT as itIt also treats title as it should treat title. So alt for tooltips
>should treat TITLE.
>Well for one thing the ALT is compulsory in the standard.The attribute is. It isn't required to have a value.