902 Making Images Accessible

"Alt" Tags

Adding an alt tag to an image is a quick and simple process in OU Campus. An alt tag provides an image description, or alternate information about the image and is helpful in making our website accessible.

Step 1

Navigate to the page with the image you would like to update in OU Campus and open it in the editor. Click on the image to select it. When it is selected, it will have a white border with squares around the edges.

Step 2

Once the image is selected, click on the "Insert/Edit Image" icon.
Select the image then click "Insert/Edit Image" icon

Step 3

Enter a brief, helpful description of the image in the "Image Description" field.

Step 4

Click "Update" to apply the changes. Be sure to save and publish your page.
Add a description in the "Image Description" field

Video Tutorial: Adding ALT Tags to Images in OU Campus