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Opened 11 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

#22426 closed enhancement (duplicate)

The title tag being a requirement for images is potentially causing over optimization penalties from search engines.

Reported by: bobred's profile bobred Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 3.4.2
Component: Post Thumbnails Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


When uploading an image to a post in wordpress, the title field is a requirement. However having both an alt tag and a title tag could potentialy lead to over optimization penalties from the search engines. Instead i would suggest that if anything is to be required, then it should be the ALT field, with the title as a non-required field.

Change History (2)

#1 @bobred
11 years ago

  • Cc iain.waugh@… added

#2 @helenyhou
11 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

Duplicate of #18984.

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