[thelist] ALT for spacer images?

James Aylard evolt at pixelwright.com
Wed Feb 12 10:11:00 CST 2003

Mark Groen wrote:

> None of the above. Use BOTH the alt and title ala:
> title="" alt="". This way, you don't get a "tool tip" effect on your
> spacer and it will still validate.

    Probably not necessary. Typically an empty-string value for alt will not
prompt a tooltip, at least in IE/Win32. And I would agree that using an
empty string as the value for alt is the best approach in this case.

James Aylard
jaylard at members.evolt.org

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