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This is NOT the correct behavior, according to the HTML specification. There's no way in the nine hells you are going to get realtors to actually write something they've never heard of On the upload control you could simply add a text more hot questions question feed default about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Forum Design Your Site (X)HTML using "alt" versus "title" in an tag. "alt" not work for Firefox 3 The SitePoint Forums have moved. Source

HTML Code: alt text __________________ Validate your Markup Validate your CSS Notepad++ Please use [HTML], [PHP], and [CODE] when posting code or markup. this doesn't touch on the topic, but I noticed you ended your example code with "/>". It can be really useful for imagemaps without having to rely on javascript. Sure, there'd be text there... http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5386570/how-to-display-alt-text-for-an-image-in-chrome

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Last edited by melissapbr; Mar 4, 2009 at 08:00. "The browser is your first client" - Quote: Myself Please visit me at: vanillacloud.com Mar 4, 2009,10:32 #13 AlexDawson View Profile View Let me know if any of those help you identify your issue. I've only seen this once before, and was told it was a mistake. What's with the slash at the end?

If you add the title attribute to your image (e.g. a small icon on a formatting toolbar. For instance, if you have a massive font size for your ALT text, you will have less characters to display and fit inside of the given width of the image. 2) Image Alt Text Viewer http://www.mozillazine.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=20 moronicbajebus Posts: 540Joined: November 8th, 2002, 8:37 amLocation: Maryland, USA Website Posted December 20th, 2002, 5:43 pm The correct way to have a tool tip is to use the

HTML Code: alt text 07-01-2010, 10:02 PM #4 RitMan Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2010 Location: Earth Posts: 1 OS: Vista Ultimate piece Alt Text Chrome Extension However, adding the title tag, as seen in the second example, displays balloon text when the mouse hovers over the image. Additional information Creating an image with a text description in HTML. Image with only alt tag (does not show balloon text) Example of alt text Image with alt and title tag (shows balloon text with mouse hover) Example of </p><p>for screen reader or text browser users, search engines etc. View Alt Text Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation (X)HTML Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Community Center News & Announcements Browser Support Attribute alt Yes Yes <b>Yes Yes Yes Note:</b> Internet Explorer 7 (and earlier) displays the value of the alt attribute as a tooltip, when mousing over the image. Go to http://webaim.org/techniques/images/ if you are not familiar with creating good alt text.

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Personally noone's going to always get this right. other IE has a little popup with the alt text for images on mouseover, but no such thing in phoenix.... Alt Text Not Showing On Hover How do unlimited vacation days work? Show Alt Text On Image Hover Can I sell a stock immediately?

AND IN ALL CAPS (which we were going to filter out but then placenames and other proper nouns looked retarded...). http://pgelections.com/alt-text/alt-tags-not-working-in-ie8.html Always looking for web design/development work. Styling of ALT text will affect this as well. Unless the width of the element is wide enough to show the alt text in its entirety, on one line, then the alt text does not show!? –w3dk Sep 2 '13 Alt Text Viewer

There is no other content on that page, but if you're image-disabled why are you going to the photos page? Of course, knowing my coder he has either removed the alt attribute altogether, or left it as I had it in my examples, which were alt="huisfoto" (not what it should be, What's with the slash at the end? have a peek here Coworker throwing cigarettes out of a car, I criticized it and now HR is involved How to handle swear words in quote / transcription?

Off Topic: Can anyone shed light? Show Alt Text Instead Of Image I would only add title attribute in addition to alt when I have icons that are not self-explanatory to the sighted user, e.g. It serves as text alternative to the image, e.g.

Feel free to post some code snippets.

I don't know that my example counts as appropriate or cheating, though. Offtopic: It's not a tag. Animated plot required to leave behind trace TSA broke a lock for which they have a master key. Show Alt Text On Hover Mar 3, 2009,16:53 #3 winterheat View Profile View Forum Posts SitePoint Evangelist Join Date Aug 2007 Posts 508 Mentioned 0 Post(s) Tagged 0 Thread(s) Originally Posted by alex.w747 How do you

It is indeed then appropriate to have alt="". While using this site, you agree to have read and accepted our terms of use, cookie and privacy policy. http://www.CodeFundamentals.com Mar 5, 2009,06:43 #21 Stomme poes View Profile View Forum Posts SitePoint Wizard Join Date Aug 2007 Location Netherlands Posts 10,287 Mentioned 51 Post(s) Tagged 2 Thread(s) If the image Check This Out YesNo Feedback E-mail Share Print Search Recently added pages View all recent updates Useful links About Computer Hope Site Map Forum Contact Us How to Help Top 10 pages Follow us

Mar 5, 2009,07:10 #24 AlexDawson View Profile View Forum Posts Follow: @AlexDawsonUK Join Date Feb 2009 Location England, UK Posts 8,111 Mentioned 0 Post(s) Tagged 1 Thread(s) Originally Posted by Stomme Create a Free Litmus Account OR Use your existing Litmus login to connect with the world’s most amazing email designers. is this just a special IE thing? Armistice Day Challenge How good should one be to participate in Pasporta Servo?

It should just describe what the image basically is.