misuse / abuse of html (was Re: CAPTION element for OBJECT?) (fwd)

MegaZone (megazone@livingston.com)
Fri, 25 Jul 1997 16:55:48 -0700 (PDT)


Message-Id: <199707252355.QAA05605@server.livingston.com>
Subject: misuse / abuse of html (was Re: CAPTION element for OBJECT?) (fwd)
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Fri, 25 Jul 1997 16:55:48 -0700 (PDT)
From: MegaZone <megazone@livingston.com>

Once upon a time Matthew D. P. K. Lanier shaped the electrons to say...
>i label as abuse any use of html that makes it more difficult for non-gui
>browsers to fully access the presented information.  this can take many
>forms, from use of tables for purely layout purposes to imagemaps without

You can use tables for layout and still design them to work well under
older browsers.

I do it, so it can't be that hard. ;-)

-MZ
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