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Accessibility Checkpoint WCAG 2 F89


Each A element must contain text or an IMG with an ALT attribute.


Add text to the link, or ALT text if the link contains an image. If there is no link text or the ALT text is blank, screen readers have nothing to read, so read out the URL instead.

Applicable Standards

Note: 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: AccHtmlLinkTextBlank