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-</style><link charset="utf-8" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/TR/W3C-LC"></head>
-<body style="display: inherit;"><div class="head"><p><a href="http://www.w3.org/"><img src="http://www.w3.org/Icons/w3c_home" alt="W3C" width="72" height="48"></a></p><h1 class="title" id="title">HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives</h1><h2 id="w3c-working-draft-24-may-2011">W3C Working Draft 24 May 2011</h2><dl><dt>This version:</dt><dd><a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2011/WD-alt-techniques-20110524/">http://www.w3.org/TR/2011/WD-alt-techniques-20110524/</a></dd><dt>Latest published version:</dt><dd><a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/alt-techniques/">http://www.w3.org/TR/alt-techniques/</a></dd><dt>Latest editor's draft:</dt><dd><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/">http://dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/</a></dd><dt>Previous version:</dt><dd>none</dd><dt>Editor:</dt><dd><span>Steve Faulkner</span>, The Paciello Group <span class="ed_mailto"><a href="mailto:sfaulkner@paciellogroup.com">sfaulkner@paciellogroup.com</a></span> </dd>
+</style><link charset="utf-8" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="http://www.w3.org/StyleSheets/TR/W3C-ED"></head>
+<body style="display: inherit;"><div class="head"><p><a href="http://www.w3.org/"><img src="http://www.w3.org/Icons/w3c_home" alt="W3C" width="72" height="48"></a></p><h1 class="title" id="title">HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives</h1><h2 id="w3c-editor-s-draft-26-may-2011">W3C Editor's Draft 26 May 2011</h2><dl><dt>This version:</dt><dd><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/">http://dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/</a></dd><dt>Latest published version:</dt><dd><a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/alt-techniques/">http://www.w3.org/TR/alt-techniques/</a></dd><dt>Latest editor's draft:</dt><dd><a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/">http://dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/</a></dd><dt>Previous version:</dt><dd>none</dd><dt>Editor:</dt><dd><span>Steve Faulkner</span>, The Paciello Group <span class="ed_mailto"><a href="mailto:sfaulkner@paciellogroup.com">sfaulkner@paciellogroup.com</a></span> </dd>
 </dl><p class="copyright"><a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/ipr-notice#Copyright">Copyright</a>  2011 <a href="http://www.w3.org/"><acronym title="World Wide Web Consortium">W3C</acronym></a><sup></sup> (<a href="http://www.csail.mit.edu/"><acronym title="Massachusetts Institute of Technology">MIT</acronym></a>, <a href="http://www.ercim.eu/"><acronym title="European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics">ERCIM</acronym></a>, <a href="http://www.keio.ac.jp/">Keio</a>), All Rights Reserved. W3C <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/ipr-notice#Legal_Disclaimer">liability</a>, <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/ipr-notice#W3C_Trademarks">trademark</a> and <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Legal/copyright-documents">document use</a> rules apply.</p><hr></div>
 
 
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  <p>This specification is an extension to the HTML5 specification [<cite><a href="#bib-HTML5" rel="biblioentry" class="bibref">HTML5</a></cite>]. All normative
     content in the HTML5 specification, unless specifically overridden by this
     specification, is intended to be the basis for this specification.</p>
-  <p>This specification is a replacement for the sections <A href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#alt">4.8.1.1 Requirements for providing text to act as an alternative for images</A> up to and including <A  href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/embedded-content-1.html#an-image-not-intended-for-the-user">4.8.1.1.11 An image not intended for the user</A> of the HTML5 specification and all of the normative and non normative content of the sections there-in.</p>
+  <p>This specification is a replacement for the sections <a href="http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#alt">4.8.1.1 Requirements for providing text to act as an alternative for images</a> to <a href="4.8.1.1.11%20An%20image%20not%20intended%20for%20the%20user">4.8.2.1.11</a> of the HTML5 specification and all of the normative and non normative content of the sections there-in.</p>
 
 </div><div id="sotd" class="introductory section"><h2>Status of This Document</h2><p><em>This section describes the status of this document at the time of its publication. Other documents may supersede this document. A list of current W3C publications and the latest revision of this technical report can be found in the <a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/">W3C technical reports index</a> at http://www.w3.org/TR/.</em></p>
   <p class="warning"><strong>This document is subject to change without notice.</strong></p>
-<p>This document was published by the <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/">HTML Working Group</a> as a Last Call Working Draft. This document is intended to become a W3C Recommendation. If you wish to make comments regarding this document, please send them to <a href="mailto:public-html@w3.org">public-html@w3.org</a> (<a href="mailto:public-html-request@w3.org?subject=subscribe">subscribe</a>, <a href="http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/">archives</a>). The Last Call period ends 24 July 2011. All feedback is welcome.</p><p>Publication as a Working Draft does not imply endorsement by the W3C Membership. This is a draft document and may be updated, replaced or obsoleted by other documents at any time. It is inappropriate to cite this document as other than work in progress.</p><p>This is a Last Call Working Draft and thus the Working Group has determined that this document has satisfied the relevant technical requirements and is sufficiently stable to advance through the Technical Recommendation process.</p><p>This document was produced by a group operating under the <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/">5 February 2004 W3C Patent Policy</a>. W3C maintains a <a href="http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/40318/status" rel="disclosure">public list of any patent disclosures</a> made in connection with the deliverables of the group; that page also includes instructions for disclosing a patent. An individual who has actual knowledge of a patent which the individual believes contains <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/#def-essential">Essential Claim(s)</a> must disclose the information in accordance with <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/#sec-Disclosure">section 6 of the W3C Patent Policy</a>.</p></div><div class="section" id="toc"><h2 class="introductory">Table of Contents</h2><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#abstract"><span class="secno">1. </span>Abstract</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#intro_alt"><span class="secno">2. </span>Introduction</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#conformance"><span class="secno">2.1 </span>Conformance</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#recommendations"><span class="secno">3. </span>Requirements and Recommendations:</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec1"><span class="secno">3.1 </span>A link or button containing only an image</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec2"><span class="secno">3.2 </span>Graphical representations: charts, diagrams, graphs, maps, illustrations</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec3"><span class="secno">3.3 </span>Images of text</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec4"><span class="secno">3.4 </span>Images that include text</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec5"><span class="secno">3.5 </span>A purely decorative image that doesn't add any information</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec6"><span class="secno">3.6 </span>Images that enhance the themes or subject matter of the page content</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec7"><span class="secno">3.7 </span>An image not intended for the user</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec8"><span class="secno">3.8 </span>Icons</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec9"><span class="secno">3.9 </span>Images of Pictures</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec10"><span class="secno">3.10 </span>Webcam images</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec11"><span class="secno">3.11 </span>A group of images that form a single larger picture with and without links</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec12"><span class="secno">3.12 </span> When a text alternative is unknown at the time of publication</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec13"><span class="secno">3.13 </span>CAPTCHA Images </a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec14"><span class="secno">3.14 </span>Logos, insignia, flags, or emblems</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec15"><span class="secno">3.15 </span>Inline images</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#methods"><span class="secno">4. </span>Methods for Providing Text Alternatives</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm1"><span class="secno">4.1 </span>The <code>img</code> element <code>alt</code> attribute</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm2"><span class="secno">4.1.1 </span>Is alt attribute content a replacement for an image?</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm3"><span class="secno">4.1.2 </span>Using an empty <code>alt</code> attribute <code>alt=""</code></a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#m5"><span class="secno">4.1.3 </span>How long should a  text alternative be?</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#m6"><span class="secno">4.2 </span>The <code>figure</code> and <code>figcaption</code> elements</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm7"><span class="secno">4.3 </span>The <code>img</code> element <code>title</code> attribute</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#gloss"><span class="secno">5. </span>Glossary</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#ack"><span class="secno">6. </span>Acknowledgements</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#references"><span class="secno">A. </span>References</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#normative-references"><span class="secno">A.1 </span>Normative references</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#informative-references"><span class="secno">A.2 </span>Informative references</a></li></ul></li></ul></div>
+<p>This document was published by the <a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/">HTML Working Group</a> as an Editor's Draft. If you wish to make comments regarding this document, please send them to <a href="mailto:public-html@w3.org">public-html@w3.org</a> (<a href="mailto:public-html-request@w3.org?subject=subscribe">subscribe</a>, <a href="http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/">archives</a>). All feedback is welcome.</p><p>Publication as a Editor's Draft does not imply endorsement by the W3C Membership. This is a draft document and may be updated, replaced or obsoleted by other documents at any time. It is inappropriate to cite this document as other than work in progress.</p><p>This document was produced by a group operating under the <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/">5 February 2004 W3C Patent Policy</a>. W3C maintains a <a href="http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/40318/status" rel="disclosure">public list of any patent disclosures</a> made in connection with the deliverables of the group; that page also includes instructions for disclosing a patent. An individual who has actual knowledge of a patent which the individual believes contains <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/#def-essential">Essential Claim(s)</a> must disclose the information in accordance with <a href="http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/#sec-Disclosure">section 6 of the W3C Patent Policy</a>.</p></div><div class="section" id="toc"><h2 class="introductory">Table of Contents</h2><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#abstract"><span class="secno">1. </span>Abstract</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#intro_alt"><span class="secno">2. </span>Introduction</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#conformance"><span class="secno">2.1 </span>Conformance</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#recommendations"><span class="secno">3. </span>Requirements and Recommendations:</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec1"><span class="secno">3.1 </span>A link or button containing only an image</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec2"><span class="secno">3.2 </span>Graphical representations: charts, diagrams, graphs, maps, illustrations</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec3"><span class="secno">3.3 </span>Images of text</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec4"><span class="secno">3.4 </span>Images that include text</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec5"><span class="secno">3.5 </span>A purely decorative image that doesn't add any information</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec6"><span class="secno">3.6 </span>Images that enhance the themes or subject matter of the page content</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec7"><span class="secno">3.7 </span>An image not intended for the user</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec8"><span class="secno">3.8 </span>Icons</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec9"><span class="secno">3.9 </span>Images of Pictures</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec10"><span class="secno">3.10 </span>Webcam images</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec11"><span class="secno">3.11 </span>A group of images that form a single larger picture with and without links</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec12"><span class="secno">3.12 </span> When a text alternative is unknown at the time of publication</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec13"><span class="secno">3.13 </span>CAPTCHA Images </a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec14"><span class="secno">3.14 </span>Logos, insignia, flags, or emblems</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#sec15"><span class="secno">3.15 </span>Inline images</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#methods"><span class="secno">4. </span>Methods for Providing Text Alternatives</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm1"><span class="secno">4.1 </span>The <code>img</code> element <code>alt</code> attribute</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm2"><span class="secno">4.1.1 </span>Is alt attribute content a replacement for an image?</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm3"><span class="secno">4.1.2 </span>Using an empty <code>alt</code> attribute <code>alt=""</code></a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#m5"><span class="secno">4.1.3 </span>How long should a  text alternative be?</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#m6"><span class="secno">4.2 </span>The <code>figure</code> and <code>figcaption</code> elements</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#secm7"><span class="secno">4.3 </span>The <code>img</code> element <code>title</code> attribute</a></li></ul></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#gloss"><span class="secno">5. </span>Glossary</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#ack"><span class="secno">6. </span>Acknowledgements</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#references"><span class="secno">A. </span>References</a><ul class="toc"><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#normative-references"><span class="secno">A.1 </span>Normative references</a></li><li class="tocline"><a class="tocxref" href="#informative-references"><span class="secno">A.2 </span>Informative references</a></li></ul></li></ul></div>
 
 
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