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Font Awesome and Screen Readers (WCAG)

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CSS* font-awesomeHTMLFonts Typography* wcag
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Hi Experts,

Is there any way I can make Font Awesome accessible to Screen Readers, and WCAG Compliant?

For example, <i class=“fa fa-server”></i> is not “visible” to screen readers, as you cannot alt to an <i> tag.

The only way I can think of is to make a screen shot of the icon, then use it as <img>, but is there a better way?

Any help would be appreciated.
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