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Accessibility Checkpoint WCAG 2 F38


Decorative and spacer images must have a null ALT attribute.


Images used for decoration only should have alt=«» or role=«presentation» so they can be ignored by screen readers.

Applicable Standards

Note: Section 508 Refresh (2017) checkpoints are equivalent to WCAG 2.0 level AA checkpoints.

Impact on Users

Change history

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

Rule ID: AccHtmlImgDecorativeAltMissing