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Harish Jakkal

Director of Solutions Architecture

Harish's experience spans product management and architecture, building products used by over 150 million users on the Internet.

How to Automatically Generate alt Text for Images

Images and videos are critical for ensuring user engagement on the web. For instance, on a retail website, images of a product from different angles or a 360-degree video of the product can lead to higher conversion rates. For a news website, users are more likely to read articles with visual media accompanying the content. It has been reported that posts that include images produce a 650-percent higher user-engagement rate than text-only posts.

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