Helpful tips on raising your grade:
"Photobucket" is not meaningful alt text. But all you have to do is
replace it with some that is when you paste the link into your post.
WAVE is very very helpful
So is Vischeck

Grades as of posting time:

Feministing
1/5 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Vanessa posted an image without meaningful alt text or title
Grade: 80% -- B-

Feministe
4/12 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Jill posted images without meaningful alt text here, here, here, and here.
Grade: 67% -- D+

Shakesville
4/20 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Melissa McEwan posted an image with alt text that does not accurately describe it
Paul the Spud posted an image with no meaningful alt text or title
Melissa McEwan used totally ambiguous and context-free link text ("this")
Deeky posted a video with no transcript or description
Grade: 80% -- B-

Racialicious
4/8 posts on the front page have inaccessible content.
Simba Russeau (guest poster) posted an image with no alt text or title
Latoya Peterson posted an image with no meaningful alt text or title
Stacia Brown (guest poster) posted an image with no alt text or title
Latoya Peterson posted an image with no meaningful alt text or title
Grade: 50% -- F

Womanist Musings
9/10 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Renee posted an image with no alt text or title
Renee posted an image with no alt text or title
JuJuBe posted an image with no alt text or title
Renee posted an image with inaccurate alt text
Renee posted a video with no transcript
Renee posted an image with meaningless alt text
Renee posted a flash widget for an audio file that has no transcript
Dan Waters posted an image with no alt text or title
Renee posted an image with meaningless alt text
Grade: 10% -- F

Tiger Beatdown
2/10 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Flavia Dzodan posted a video with no transcript or description
Garland posted a video with no transcript or description
Grade: 80% -- B-

Pam's House Blend
2 animated ads and one animated blog award front and center at the top
of the blog. (-1 points each)
1 image in the header with no alt text or title. 1 link in the header
that is only an image and contains no alt text or title. (-1 points
each)
7/15 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Pam Spaulding used ableist language in the post title, and posted two flash-widget videos which have no transcripts and only vague
descriptions

Alvin McEwen posted an image with no meaningful alt text or title
Clarknt67 posted an image with no alt text or title
Alvin McEwen posted a flash-widget video with no transcript or description
Clarknt67 posted an image with no alt text or title
Pam Spaulding posted a flash-widget video with no transcript, a vague, editorializing description, and exhorts readers that "you have to hear it to believe it". If it's that amazing, then you need to provide a transcript.
Alvin McEwen posted an image with no alt text or title
Grade: 53% on posts, 48% after adjustment for animated ads &c -- F
As of posting time:

Feministing:
2/5 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Samhita posted a picture without a meaningful alt tag or title
Samhita posted a video with no transcript or description
Grade: 60% -- D-

Feministe
5/12 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Jill posted pictures with no meaningful alt text here, here, here, and here.
Jessica Mack (guest blogger) posted a pic with no meaningful alt text here.
Grade: 58% -- F

Shakesville
10/20 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Melissa McEwan posted a video with no transcript or description
Deeky posted a picture with no meaningful alt text or title
Misty used a picture of text as a significant part of a post without providing alt text, title, or transcription
Deeky posted a video with no transcript or description
Melissa McEwan posted a picture with no alt text or title
Paul the Spud posted a picture with no alt text or title
Deeky posted a video with no transcript or description
Paul the Spud posted a picture with no alt text or title
Misty posted a video with no transcript or description
Paul the Spud posted a picture with no alt text or title
Grade: 50% -- F

Racialicious
2/8 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content
Latoya Peterson posted a picture with no meaningful alt text or title
Filmi Girl (guest blogger) posted multiple pictures with no meaningful alt text or title
Grade: 75% -- C

Womanist Musings
8/10 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Renee posted an audio file with no transcript
Dan Waters posted a picture with no alt text or title
Renee posted a picture without meaningful alt text or title
Sparky posted a picture with no alt text or title
Renee posted a picture with no alt text or title
Dan Waters posted a picture with no alt text or title
Renee posted a picture with no alt text or title
WoodTurtle posted a picture with no alt text or title
Grade: 20% -- F

Tiger Beatdown
2/10 posts on the front page contain inaccessible content.
Garland posted a video with no transcript or description
Flavia Dzodan posted a video with no transcript or description
Grade: 80% -- B-

Suggestions for other progressive blogs to monitor are gratefully accepted,
as are additions to the grades given here, for issues that were not caught.

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