Accessibility Checkpoint WCAG 2 F30 and Section 508 1194.22 (a)


IMG ALT text should not contain placeholder text like ‘picture’ or ‘spacer’.


For purely decorative images and spacers use ALT=«» and for other images use a description of the image.

Applicable Standards

Note: Section 508 checkpoints (a) through (k) are equivalent to WCAG 1 level A checkpoints.

Impact on Users

Change history

This page describes a web site issue detected by SortSite Desktop and OnDemand Suite.

Rule ID: AccWcag1-1.1.15