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keywords in alt
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martins71




msg:267571
 11:57 am on Apr 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

hello everybody

i ask me the same.
if you use an image in a link do the alt keywords of such image have the same value for search engines than visible text?

example:

for a search engine the words "lemmons oranges" have the same value in <a href="url">lemmoms oranges</a>

that in <a href="url"><img src="image url" alt="lemmons oranges"></a>?

ty in advance

 

Lobo




msg:267572
 12:03 pm on Apr 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

the only real important thing with alt tags is does it explain the image..

larryhatch




msg:267573
 12:16 pm on Apr 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

I would be surprised if alt tags didn't help with Google IMAGE searches at the very least.
It may not have as much weight as anchor text in a page URL, but I would bet it counts there too.

Make sure and spell Lemons properly of course. -Larry

martins71




msg:267574
 1:16 pm on Apr 10, 2006 (gmt 0)

lol excuse my spelling

Artstart




msg:267575
 1:16 pm on Apr 13, 2006 (gmt 0)

Use realtive possition of the text under your images.

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