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[whatwg] Should editable elements have placeholder attribute?

From: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@webkit.org>
Date: Tue, 1 May 2012 22:00:13 -0700
Message-ID: <CABNRm62QU0c069m_xyQ2KKY9smCHN=UbhoTqtJeUivL2_OmfqA@mail.gmail.com>
Hi,

Would it be useful to have placeholder content attribute on elements that
are editable? (i.e. contenteditable=true).

According to the original WebKit bug
21286<https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=21286>,
this may reduce the amount of code authors have to write.

Best,
Ryosuke Niwa
Software Engineer
Google Inc.
Received on Tuesday, 1 May 2012 22:00:13 GMT

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