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Accessibility Checkpoint WCAG 2 F72 and Section 508 1194.22 (a)


IMG ALT text must not use ASCII art (which includes smileys).


Change the ALT text to a meaningful description. ALT text consisting of punctuation characters sounds like «colon dash right-bracket» when read aloud.

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: AccWcag1-1.1.14