Alternative text (alt text) is meant for readers who cannot see an image, such as blind readers and readers who use a text or mobile browser. It should summarize an image's purpose, and should not duplicate its caption. Every image should have alt text, except for purely decorative images, which should instead have "
The following table shows images and captions on the left, and alt text and captions on the right: the right column is what a visually impaired reader will hear. This table was computed from the copy of Cloud (video game) cached on 11 May 2013 at 02:40.
|Image and thumbnail||Text description|
A curved painting of a field of white flowers in front a gray, fenced-in city. The word "Cloud" is written below the Chinese character for the same on the right side, and description of the game is in a gray box on the left.
A blue-haired boy in a white robe is in the air over two small, mountainous islands. A white cloud is above him, and a gray, raining cloud is behind it.
Five people sitting on a couch and a chair in a semicircle around a small table.