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Re: link warmth

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2007 03:40:48 +0200
To: "Geoffrey Sneddon" <foolistbar@googlemail.com>, "Michael Horn" <semegraph@gmail.com>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.txftmaipwxe0ny@widsith.lan>

On Thu, 16 Aug 2007 19:45:54 +0200, Geoffrey Sneddon  
<foolistbar@googlemail.com> wrote:

> On 15 Aug 2007, at 23:39, Michael Horn wrote:
>> Rather than having just 2 colors/style classes for links, one for  
>> visited
>> and one for unvisited, does anyone else think it would be nice if  
>> "warmness"
>> of a link could be expressed in a more gradient way, perhaps the size,
>> boldness, or color saturation of a link could change depending on how
>> recently the link has been visited on a machine?
> Surely this is an issue for the CSS WG, and not the HTML one?

Indeed. Providing such a feature in HTML would be a pretty low priority  
since it is presentational, and seems to be complicating things. It would  
be nice, but isn't solving a pressing problem as far as I can see, and  
should not be a priority here.



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