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Re: Microsoft FrontPage

From: Eileen Bonfiglio <pinesnet@putergirl.com>
Date: Tue, 26 May 1998 10:39:26 -0400
Message-ID: <356AD41E.2AC5F1BA@putergirl.com>
To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
CC: "Charles (Chuck) Oppermann" <chuckop@MICROSOFT.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi..

My thoughts exactly, I finally found a class for FrontPage98 at Prosoft,
in the hope that maybe we the webmasters need a class in simple? We
shall soon see...

Eileen 

Kynn Bartlett wrote:
> 
> At 01:12 p.m. 05/21/98 -0700, Charles (Chuck) Oppermann wrote:
> >I'm only offended if you don't tell me how we can make it better.  Any
> >comments you send me on the list or privately will get forwarded directly to
> >the FP team.
> 
> Well, FP's improved in later versions.  I don't use it myself --
> I don't use _any_ HTML authoring crutch^H^H^H^H^H^Htool, save
> for vi/notepad/lemmy.  However, my wife and I have basically
> discovered that whenever we find a really bad page -- it was
> almost always FrontPage generated.
> 
> This may simply be a problem with user education rather than
> something the FP _programmers_ can fix.  I dunno.  Perhaps
> FrontPage and other tools make things a little _too_ easy?
> (Which goes against what I said previously, a little -- however
> I think that things should be easy _and_ produce good code.)
> 
> As I said, FP is better than it was, and as I don't use it,
> I'm afraid I don't have any specifics that are worth passing
> along.
> 
> --
> Kynn Bartlett <kynn@hwg.org>
> Vice President, Marketing and Outreach, HTML Writers Guild
>   http://www.hwg.org
> Education & Outreach working group member, Web Accessibility Initiative
>   http://www.w3.org/WAI/

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