Accessibility Checkpoint WCAG 2 F65 and Section 508 1194.22 (a)


AREA elements must have an ALT attribute.


Blind users can’t see pictures, so each AREA should have an ALT attribute describing the function of the link, which is read aloud by screen readers.

Applicable Standards

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

Change history

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Rule ID: AccWcag1-1.1.2