Re: Why style sheets

Arnoud (galactus@htmlhelp.com)
Sat, 18 Jan 1997 21:06:15 +0100


From: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@www10.w3.org
Subject: Re: Why style sheets
Date: Sat, 18 Jan 1997 21:06:15 +0100
Message-ID: <30S4y4uYOFaK089yn@htmlhelp.com>

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In article <00001A25.1407@broder.com>,
Eric_Holstege@broder.com (Eric Holstege) wrote:
> Why should I pay the penalty of two HTTP accesses per page (one for the text, 
> another for the style sheet file) on *every page access*, when I can pay a 

If you use the same stylesheet on all your documents, you only 
need one access for all the style information. It's just like with
images; if you use the same image for your logo on all your pages,
a viewer only needs to download it once.

Galactus

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