Re: A logo for HTML

Peter Flynn (pflynn@curia.ucc.ie)
19 Dec 1996 16:41:45 +0000 (GMT)


Date: 19 Dec 1996 16:41:45 +0000 (GMT)
From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie>
Subject: Re: A logo for HTML
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-id: <199612191641.QAA26069@curia.ucc.ie>

>   I have noticed that often on the Internet a given web site will
>  a text that says 'requires Netscape x.x or MS Explorer x.x'. Surely
>  we should do something to readdress this problem by coming up with
>  a logo representing the current HTML release so that the website
>  can say 'this site requires an HTML 3.x aware browser' and possibly
>  provide a link to a page that lists a few of the aware browsers.
> 
>   I know that this is not really to do with the language, but I feel
>  that the  awareness of the standard HTML as opposed to Netscape's or
>  Microsoft's extensions is important for the readability of the
>  internet.

I did one for HTML3 a long time ago which people are welcome to modify.
http://www.arbornet.org/~silmaril/valhtml.gif

A new one would be an excellent idea.

///Peter