ALT Text and Text Alternatives

Provide long descriptions for complex images

Linked text information

If the information is lengthy or complex and cannot be presented in the same page, allow the user to link to a page containing extended alternative text. In this case, it may enhance accessibility to provide a visual indicator that the image is a link.

Example: Linked Text Information

Chart of coffee consumption in US cities. Full data available here.

<a href="data.html"><img src="chart.png" alt="Chart of coffee consumption in US cities. Full data available here." /></a>