Image Alt Text


The “Image Alt Text” plugin is a simple yet powerful tool that allows website owners and content creators to easily edit the alt tags for images on their website. Alt tags, or alternative text descriptions, are important for both accessibility and search engine optimization (SEO) purposes, as they provide a textual description of an image for users who are visually impaired or for search engines that cannot interpret images.

With this plugin, website owner and admins can easily edit alt tags for all images on their website directly from the Plugin Menu. The plugin provides a user-friendly interface that allows users to quickly update alt tags for individual images or copy alt text for all missing images. Additionally, the plugin includes a feature to generate alt tags based on the image file name, saving users time and effort.

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  1. Provides a list existing media alt text details in table format so user can edit alternative text.

  2. Provides a list of media file for missing alternative text to update.

  3. Provides a option in both existing and missing alternative list to copy file name as alternative media file.

  4. Provides a button to update alternative text to missing alternative media file in bulk.

  5. Search images easily with available table column header.

  6. Sort image table data in ascending and descending order to easily find the images.

  7. Plugin is available for multisite also.


  • Images with Alternative Text
  • Images without Alternative Text


From Your WordPress Dashboard

  1. Go to Plugins >Add New
  2. Search for Image Alt Text
  3. Click on Install Now Button
  4. Click on Activate Now Button to use plugin in your site.


  1. Download Image Alt Text
  2. Upload the image-alt-text folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate Image Alt Text plugin from your plugins page.


How is this plugin different from default WordPress media?

This plugin allow you to easily edit the alternative text of images on the same page. It is easy for images with different parameters without page refresh.

How does this work for Bulk Alt Text?

This button is available only in tab Media Without Alt. When you press this button, it will ask your confirmation to copy file name to images where alternative text is missing. After confirmation it will copy for all the alternative text for all images that do not had the alt text.

Is there any redo button for **Bulk Alt Text** button?

No, there is not redo button for now.

Where can I ask for help?

Please reach out via the official support forum on


February 9, 2024 1 reply
Super quick and easy way to bulk add alt text to all images that are missing it.
February 7, 2024 1 reply
Installed, Activated, Fatal Error hen clicking to use, deactivated, reactivated, tried again, same issue. Deactivated and uninstalled. NEXT
December 15, 2023 1 reply
Great plugin, thanks!It would be nice if the page didn't have to reload every time a change is made. Maybe a save all feature?
December 6, 2023 1 reply
I recently installed this fantastic WordPress plugin that has proven to be a lifesaver for optimizing images on my website. Despite only having it for a few hours, this plugin has already made a significant impact on my site's accessibility. One of the standout features of this plugin is its ability to quickly identify images without alternate text. Within moments, it scanned my entire website and provided a comprehensive list of all the images that needed attention. This feature alone saved me countless hours of manually checking each image. Not only did the plugin identify the problem areas, but it also helped me fix them effortlessly. With its user-friendly interface, I was able to add alternate text to all the affected images with just a few clicks. The process was smooth and intuitive, making it a breeze to ensure my website meets accessibility standards. What impressed me the most about this plugin is its lightness. It seamlessly integrates into my WordPress site without causing any performance issues. It runs smoothly in the background, efficiently processing all the images without slowing down my website. As for future considerations, I hope that the plugin retains the alt text I added to the affected images if I ever need to deactivate or delete it in the future for any unexpected circumstances. It would be reassuring to know that my hard work in optimizing the images won't go to waste if I decide to make changes in the future. In conclusion, I am immensely grateful for the exceptional performance of this WordPress plugin in optimizing image alt text on my website. Achieving a flawless 100% success rate in image alt text optimization is a testament to its effectiveness and reliability.
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Contributors & Developers

“Image Alt Text” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Implementation – Available for multisite installed
  • Improvement – Data loading with fast speed


Release Date: February 28th, 2023
* Initial release on