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Add Instagram "Alternative text" feature

Instagram now allows you to add alternative text to your post, a meta description which allows google to add your post to search results. For now, you can only do it when posting from your phone. It would make my job a lot easier if I didn't have to manually post everything from later and add this due some post are posted at night. 

  • Mi Edenberg
  • Dec 3 2018
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  • Emily Davenport commented
    9 Sep 06:29pm

    Please make alt text an option in Later - this is such a great content management system, alt text would make it even better! Come on, Hootsuite offers it - don't make me stick with them!!

  • Guest commented
    21 Aug 01:46pm

    We shouldn't need to use char count (twitter) to make images accessible!

  • jeu onl commented
    14 Aug 09:51am

    Thanks for sharing such a helpful instruction, really appreciate for your article: facebook.com, gravatar, bittube.tv, qooh.me, blip.fm

  • jeu onl commented
    14 Aug 09:47am

    i'm ok

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  • Guest commented
    5 Aug 02:51pm

    Has there been any comments from Later on this?

  • Guest commented
    13 Jul 02:49pm

    Not just for Instagram--for the other social platforms Later supports, as well.

  • Guest commented
    17 Jun 03:11am

    This is so overdue! Where are we at with this feature? Please, accessibility is so important.

  • Guest commented
    14 Jun 07:27pm

    It would save us a lot of time, and we would help the accesibility issue.

  • Guest commented
    14 Jun 07:14pm

    This is long overdue! Accessibility matters.

  • Guest commented
    6 Jun 09:28pm

    YES! Please make this happen Later, we need to promote inclusivity and accessiblity.

  • Guest commented
    3 Jun 09:27pm

    Having this option for all social platforms is very important!


  • Susan Farris commented
    24 May 05:05pm

    We need alt text for Pinterest as well. I have several followers who have been requesting that I consistently add alt text on both platforms. It boosts visibility as well.

  • Guest commented
    21 May 02:39am

    Adding a vote for this one. This is a basic accessibiliy function and should be made a high priority.

  • Guest commented
    20 May 06:14pm

    Why is accessibility for disability access something that even needs to be upvoted? It's honestly disgusting you haven't prioritized this yet & that popular "upvoting" is the only way you'll add a feature. Shameful.

  • Kelsy Dech commented
    19 May 06:38pm

    This is a MUST. So so important.

  • Christy Gandara commented
    23 Apr 05:32pm

    I really can't believe this isn't available. This would be such a game changer! The whole point of scheduling a post is to..be done with it, I don't want to go back and edit a crucial part like alt text after it has published!

  • Jessica Kitzmiller commented
    14 Apr 02:40pm

    Upvoting since it's such an important feature

  • Guest commented
    13 Apr 07:05pm

    Please add this feature! Alt text is so important!!!

  • Guest commented
    12 Apr 04:30pm

    Upvoting this request. Thanks!


  • Guest commented
    24 Mar 10:36pm

    Please add this!

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