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Does anyone know if having the same image with different alt text causes a  
problem ?

e.g page 1 could begin with the image

<img src="LOGO.GIF"  width="32" height="32" alt="Pet Recipes - Boiled  

Whereas page 2 could begin

<img src="LOGO.GIF"  width="32" height="32" alt="Pet Recipes - Gerbil  


Re: Same image different alt text

peter wrote:

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Why is it a different alt-text if the image itself didn't change?
I don't see it causing any problems it just doesn't make much sense,
really. Don't you include your sub-headline somewhere as textm,
assuming "Pet Recipes" is the real logo text?

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Re: Same image different alt text

I assume that the alt text will effect keyword density of the page.


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Re: Same image different alt text

On Tue, 30 Nov 2004 10:37:20 GMT, peter

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No really; and if it did then your other text shouldn't be that
adversely affected by alt="" [unless you got carried away or tried to
stuff it with keywords]. Keyword density shouldn't be that affected by
3 to 5 or so words shared in alt="".

alt="" info, for unlinked images, is only really used for indexing the
image in image search areas. Linked images alt="" count on Google
[unsure about Yahoo or others] - but again, why change the alt="" for
an image that doesn't change on what it is?
Let's you see the keyword density for single-words in your text with
or without alt text factored in. I usually just have it check the text
and not the alt or meta stuff.


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