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Re: Null alt tags for decorative images - Technique H67

From: Ramón Corominas <listas@ramoncorominas.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2011 09:13:59 +0100
Message-Id: <3F965FFB-CE77-4270-897E-215CA21BCA2C@ramoncorominas.com>
Cc: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Do you mean that screen readers should read images with null alt attributes?

David said:

> Ramón Corominas wrote:
>> PS: most screen readers totally ignore images with null alt attributes (and all should)
> 
> Screen readers need to help their users read the, typically badly coded, real world pages their users access.
> 
> (Incidentally, yet again "tag" is being misused in the subject.)
> 
> -- 
> David Woolley
> Emails are not formal business letters, whatever businesses may want.
> RFC1855 says there should be an address here, but, in a world of spam,
> that is no longer good advice, as archive address hiding may not work.
> 
> 
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