Rule: Images of text

Rule ID Image 8
Conformance Required
Definition When an image is used to represent stylized text, replace the image with text content and use CSS to style text.
  • To enable people with visual impairments who require a particular visual presentation of text to be able to adjust the text presentation as needed.
  • Adjustments include the use of a particular font size, foreground and background color, font family, line spacing or alignment.
Conformance Required
WCAG Success Criteria

Success Criterion 1.4.5 Images of Text

Rule Category Images
Rule Scope Element
  • Replace the image of text with text content that is styled using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).
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