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Re: BLINK is bad?

From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Date: Wed, 05 Apr 2000 17:40:45 -0800
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-id: <v0313030ab5117e089aa8@[134.79.129.61]>
Joe Kaczmarek asks:
>I know that BLINK is not in HTML4.0, and though it's in CSS1 (as a
>"text-decoration"), Microsoft still will not make the text blink.
>
>What I don't understand is why is BLINK bad?

It's not that it's "bad" but rather that it was only A JOKE.
The original page at Netscape that said so appears to have been removed,
but I did find <http://webreference.com/html3andns/misc.html> which
mentions it.


-Walter
Received on Wednesday, 5 April 2000 20:45:31 GMT

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