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Add image descriptions in WordPress

Screen readers and search engine crawlers rely on alternative text to obtain information about an image. To help improve SEO and accessibility for your WordPress site, follow these steps to add or edit image descriptions.

  1. Log in to WordPress.
  2. In the left-hand menu, select Media > Library.
  3. Select the grid view.
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  4. Select the image you want to edit.
  5. In the pop-up window, you can enter values for Alternative Text, Caption, and Description.

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