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 William Robinson Brown cached on None.
|Image and thumbnail||Text description|
Black and white photo of two men standing outdoors in a forested area
Black and white photo of a man sitting astride a light gray horse
black and white photo of an Arabian horse with retouched background resembling a painting
W.R. Brown accepting a silver bowl from another man, with a horse and its rider, dismounted, standing to the right
Photo of an aged Brown and his wife, taken outdoors, both standing up and dressed nicely