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Re: Layout Tables vs. Style Sheets

From: Jens Meiert <jens@meiert.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2008 16:31:21 +0200
Message-ID: <9fbcac550810070731l55730619m440e72a69ffc1bff@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Patti Burke-Lund" <pburkelund@yahoo.com>
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> I was wondering if anyone could share their insight with regard to layout
> tables and accessibility,

Layout tables do not necessarily (!) mean accessibility problems, they rather

* mean markup used the wrong way (referring to semantics),
* impose specific maintenance problems, and
* impair performance (as yet more appropriate alternatives usually use
less characters).

Jens Meiert
Received on Tuesday, 7 October 2008 14:31:56 UTC

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