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RE: stats for percentage of invalid HTML pages on web?

From: Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@hem.passagen.se>
Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2001 19:14:59 +0100
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Joshua Poot:

> At 11:28 AM 2/20/2001 -0600, Todd Littell wrote:

> >Does anybody know of any references to stats on what percentage of web
> >pages contain broken/invalid HTML?   i.e. not well-formed, such as
> ><b><i>...</b></i>

> I'd guess it's somewhere over 99%.

I don't want to sound overly pessimistic, but I actually think the
figure should be 100%, i.e. if you don't want to use more than
30 or 40 decimal places after 99...

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                          Bertilo Wennergren
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