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Accessibility Checkpoint button image must have alt


button elements containing only an img must have an alt attribute on the img.


Add an alt attribute describing the button action, which screen readers read aloud.

Applicable standards

Note: Section 508 (2000) checkpoints (a) through (k) are equivalent to WCAG 1.0 level A checkpoints. Section 508 Refresh (2017) checkpoints are equivalent to WCAG 2.0 level AA checkpoints.

Change history

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

Rule ID: AccButtonImgNoAccName