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Re: searching

From: Henri Fallon <henri@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 15 May 2002 10:47:28 -0400
To: "J O'Kane" <d.okane@ntlworld.com>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020515104728.F15408@w3.org>
On Wed, May 08, 2002 at 03:21:23PM -0400, J O'Kane wrote:
> Hi,
> As a nearly beginner to html I find the site complicated. I have to find out what the following tags are:
> <U>
> <I>
> <OL>
> <OL>

You may want to look at the appendices of HTML 4 recomandation :
http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/index/elements.html

> I will have to look elsewhere and this isn't a problem, but it strikes me as being a bit poor that you don't have a page that explains the basic tags. I am sure they are there somewhere, but one would need a degree in programming to find them - when I put in search on this site I came up with what looks like  C++ design,

Our recomandations are intended for implementers, i.e. programers that want
to make software that uses them, not for being tutorials.

They can be uses as references, but are not intended to be a learning
material.

Regards,
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