localserviceguide wrote:Google does not recognise text in graphics. I would like to use a graphic for each of my links down the side of my home page. Would it be a bad thing to do if I had hidden text for each graphic? Or would the alt text be cached?
Any ideas of how I can get around this?
sean06 wrote:I'd be careful doing things like that Rudolf. If google finds out you're doing that, say goodbye to any rankings.
sean06 wrote:Hmm, so he's not talking about tricking google by hiding some text?
Rudolf wrote:You can use a trick though; apply the image to the background of the cell, and type text over it. The link should be attached to the text.