Did you know that you can easily insert an “ALT tag” in a Google document?

Google Document ribbon with purple arrow pointing to the Format tab.

Google Document ribbon with purple arrow pointing to the Format tab.

When you insert pictures in your Google document, you’ll want to add an “alt tag” to it. The term “ALT tag” is a common shorthand term used to refer to the ALT attribute within in the IMG tag. Any time you use an image, be sure to include an ALT tag or ALT text within the IMG tag. Doing so will provide a clear text alternative of the image for screen reader users.  The “ALT tag”  can help make the object accessible and provide clarification. The “ALT tag”  will also help you refer to the image within the document.

Fortunately, Google makes it easy for you to insert an “ALT tag” for picture. Just follow these steps:

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