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Media Library Alt Fields


Media Library Alt Fields lets you update image alt text from within the Media Library screen without having to edit each image to make updates.

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Upload the zipped plugin file to your /wp-content/plugins folder and activate. After activation, browse to the Media Library screen and click on the Screen Options dropdown.

Select the ‘Image Alt Text’ check box and start updating.


Awesome tool – works with 3.9.1

Awesome tool – works with 3.9.1
Saves a ton of time adding alt-text.
Its still a good idea to check your page code to make sure its inserted on pages as well as the media library. We use this all the time at

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Contributors & Developers

“Media Library Alt Fields” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




Fixes clashing with custom columns


*Initial version