Freelance Alt Text Writers

Cactus Communications ( seeks Freelance Alt Text Writers to work on book projects.


Alt text writing is the creation of descriptions of photos, graphs, charts, and other types of art so that a sight-impaired reader would gain the equivalent knowledge as a sighted person gains when viewing these images. The difficulty levels range from simple (single element photos) to complex (technical diagrams with multiple parts). Subject domains will include the social sciences, physical sciences, and life sciences.


General requirements:

  • Excellent English writing skills
  • Prior Alt text writing experience required
  • Subject matter expertise is preferred
Application process

Please send in your resume, highlighting your experience in writing Alt Text, to Shortlisted candidates will be required to take a test.


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Cactus Communications Pvt. Ltd.
A/603, Satellite Gazebo, Guru Hargovind Singh Marg,
Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400093, India
Phone: +91–22–67148888 Fax: +91–22–67148889
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