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Re: Microsoft FrontPage

From: Eileen Bonfiglio <pinesnet@putergirl.com>
Date: Tue, 26 May 1998 13:41:17 -0400
Message-ID: <356AFEBD.EB3C7118@putergirl.com>
To: Kristine Bradow <kbradow@ece.eng.wayne.edu>
CC: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>, "Charles (Chuck) Oppermann" <chuckop@MICROSOFT.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi..

Funny, that is one of the things I thought needed more training to
figure out, I found it unbelieveable that I lost my formatting ;/ 
Perhaps....FrontPage needs it's own mailing support list, is there one?

Eileen

Kristine Bradow wrote:
> 
> Greetings,
> I can tell you all this: I spent the entire weekend fighting with
> FrontPage, trying to get it to import a page that was made originally
> with FP without messing up the formatting. I was completely unsuccessful.
> I have never had a positive experience with the import tool in FP, and,
> if one doesn't use one of the FP "themes," working with FP is quite
> difficult.
> 
> On Tue, 26 May 1998, Eileen Bonfiglio wrote:
> 
> > 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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> >                    Eileen Bonfiglio
> >              Internet Presence Specialist
> >
> > Program Manager                 PuterGirl, Inc.
> > City Of Pembroke Pines          Internet Presence Provider
> > 10100 Pines Blvd.               8801 W. Atlantic Blvd #771762
> > Pembroke Pines, FL              Coral Springs, FL
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> >
> > Member, HTML Writers Guild      Member, Association of Internet
> > Professionals
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> >
> >
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> >
> >

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                   Eileen Bonfiglio
             Internet Presence Specialist                   

Program Manager                 PuterGirl, Inc.
City Of Pembroke Pines          Internet Presence Provider
10100 Pines Blvd.               8801 W. Atlantic Blvd #771762
Pembroke Pines, FL              Coral Springs, FL
PinesNet@putergirl.com          http://www.putergirl.com

Member, HTML Writers Guild      Member, Association of Internet
Professionals
http://www.hwg.org              http://www.association.org
  
  
          "...and I think to myself, what a wonderful world!"
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