Author: Collette Parnell

What is alt text and why is it important for your website?

Alt text stands for alternative text but is also commonly referred to as alt attributes, alt descriptions and alt tags (even though it is technically not a tag). Alternative text lives in the code of a web page and it should describe what the image is and its function. <img src=”filename.jpg” alt=”A description of the … Continued

Top 8 free stock photo websites

As a content editor, I have spent many hours searching for free stock photos to jazz up blog posts, accentuate tweets and illustrate news articles. It can be a challenge to a) find an image that’s not really cheesy and b) find one that is royalty free and can be used for commercial purposes. Hint: … Continued