What is ALT Tag?
An alt tag is an HTML attribute for image tags. It’s an alternative text for search engines. It is also known as “ALT Attribute” and “ALT Description“.
Applying images to alt tags has a positive impact on search engine rankings.
Why use ALT Tag?
Search engine crawlers cannot interpret image. That’s why, ALT tags provide better readibility.
Alt tags are also important for visitors because some browsers can’t process images.
Where to use ALT Tag?
Alt text is usable for image tag. For using ALT tag, remember that,
- Product images have to be optimized for site speed.
- The ALT text should be kept short.
- Avoid keyword stuffing. because search engines hate that.
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