What is Image ALT?One of the most modest ways of making your image stand out from other websites is to give it an ALT Attribute in your image tags. It is extremely hard to believe that most of the people forget to use this in their images. In fact that now Search engines give it a significant amount of priority while ranking them in search results.
ALT attributes for images is a tool that defines an image. Since, web browsers, search engines and others bots cannot read an image by themselves. Therefore, by adding an image ALT we provide them an ability to understand it in a better way.
How to Add ALT Tag to Images in Blogger:The very first thing you need to do is to go to Blogger >> Add a new post. Now it is up to you to upload an image or add it from an external source, we have already covered how you can upload images in blogger so check that tutorial before proceeding to the next step.
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Tips for Writing Alt Tags:
- Be brief: Do not play around the bushes and keep it concise as possible because some browsers will not read it properly if the ALT is way too long.
- Keep your point Clear: Make sure your context is well defined, not confusing. Some people with low internet connection will only see the text so make it clear.
- Do not make it only for Search Engine: Many people stuff too much keywords just for getting a better rank in search and later the regret when they get penalized, so keep it simple.