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Re: Using anchor tags with header tags

From: Steven Dale <sdale@stevendale.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Jun 2004 19:12:03 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <2068.129.174.36.179.1087859523.squirrel@www.stevendale.com>
To: <jon@hackcraft.net>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

This is a semantic question....  If it is a header symantically Jon is
correct.  If however, it is a link that explains why something is
emphasized, I would use <strong>.  For an example,

<p>
    Webpages should be <a href"www.w3.org/wai">
<strong>accessible</strong><a>. Blah blah blah....
</p>

>> I have seen some Web sites use <a><strong>text</strong></a> instead of
>> <h2><a href="www.hp.com">text</a></h2> for text that appears to
>> function as a header on the page.
>
> This is "that looks about right" coding.
>
>> Is that better?
>
> No, it's much worse.
>
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