Message-Id: <9603012338.AA20998@orion> To: Jim Taylor <JHTaylor@videodiscovery.com> Cc: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Automatic Entry and Forms -Reply In-Reply-To: Your message of "Fri, 01 Mar 1996 15:16:05 PST." <email@example.com> Date: Fri, 01 Mar 1996 15:38:53 -0800 From: Mike Wexler <firstname.lastname@example.org> > But what if the author wants to distinguish between style and data > element? If I didn't like red, underlined, blinking part numbers (and > I'm sure I wouldn't :-) but I still wanted to use the standard so the > fields would be auto-filled, how would I identify the information > without having the style applied? Are styles independent of the class > attribute or are they implied by it? (I still haven't assimilated > Style Sheets and CSS....) In theory at least, the content, HTML, and the style sheet, CSS, are independent. The style sheet can say things like make all H1s that are class, "foo", red. The HTML document can point to a style sheet, but the user can override that with their own personal style sheet.