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Re: Emphasizing STRIKE

From: j.j. <moz@jeka.info>
Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2008 20:04:03 +0100
Message-ID: <20080206200403.ro78hvms08oo0cg8@www.hosting-agency.de>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <lhs@malform.no>
Cc: "Philip Taylor (Webmaster)" <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>, HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>

Leif Halvard Silli <lhs@malform.no> hodd gsachd:

>
> Philip Taylor (Webmaster) 08-02-06 17.46:   
>> Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
...
>> but given a choice between <strike> and <s> I would
>> much prefer the former, since <s> could only too
>> easily be confused with <strong> by analogy with <b>.
>
> Valid point.


Sorry, I can't follow. The analogy would be:

<b>, <i>, <u>, <s>
Well known former presentational markup, now with less or weak semantics

<strong>, <em>, <ins>, <del>
Markup with clear defined semantics

j.j.
Received on Wednesday, 6 February 2008 19:05:02 UTC

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