A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: How Alt Text Communicates Accessibility and Inclusion

November 3, 2022 at 13:00

A picture is worth a thousand words, and we know the value images, graphics and pictures bring to a website and blog. Eye catching images enhance any website. Yet for those with vision loss those very images can communicate exclusion if alt text is not provided. Empish will share importance of alternative text to creating an accessible and inclusive experience for all visitors. In her talk, she will give the definition and examples of alt text while sharing her own personal experience.

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Empish Thomas has brown skin and is wearing bright pink lipstick that perfectly matches the color of her blouse.
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