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Re: Deprecate <acronym>

From: Edward O'Connor <hober0@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2007 09:37:03 -0700
Message-ID: <3b31caf90703260937u49c4bc0ar95fe3c352cda085a@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-html@w3.org

> I believe that the original reason for
> deprecating/removing <acronym> was that the difference between
> <acronym> and <abbr> is at best not very clear, and at worst
> confusing. Adding <initialism> or <abbr type="..."> isn't going to
> solve this.
[...]
> We need to have the right amount of granularity that is going to be
> accepted (i.e. actually used) by the widest audience. Otherwise,
> there's no point.

+1


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Edward O'Connor
Received on Monday, 26 March 2007 16:37:09 GMT

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