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RE: Suggestion: change abbr to full word

From: Jelks Cabaniss <jelks@jelks.nu>
Date: Mon, 4 Nov 2002 14:59:44 -0500
To: <www-html@w3.org>
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Toby Inkster wrote:

> A better solution is to try to make sure that all new tags 
> are full words, but preferably short words -- like the 
> proposed <line> tag.

Last I heard, they were going to use <l> instead of <line> in the next
draft.  Looks and feels more HTMLish. ...

At one time, I thought short names were a problem too: what the heck is
a <ul>?  But I've come to realize that names aren't the problem; after
all, a number of folks (perhaps the majority) routinely use <blockquote>
to indent. :)

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