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Re: Next Page Link

From: Brant Langer Gurganus <brantgurganus2001@cherokeescouting.org>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2003 15:04:06 -0500
Message-ID: <3F2581B6.7030803@cherokeescouting.org>
To: Dave Straight <dstraight@amadorgroup.com>
CC: "www-html@w3.org" <www-html@w3.org>

Dave Straight wrote:

>I would love to see a tag that you could use to make multi-page documents easily accessible.  
>What I mean is a <next> tag that would allow users to just click some function button or key 
>and the next page would be loaded automatically.  This would be great in lynx formatted 
>howto's and the like that have the next page link on the bottom but you have to grab the 
>mouse and move to the link and then click it (or tab a few times).  I would love to just have 
>to press the right arrow button and be brought to the next page automatically.
>Just a thought.
>David Straight
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It's already there.  Look at the rel= attribute on the link and a elements.
Example:
<link href="page2.html" rel="next">
Received on Monday, 28 July 2003 16:04:16 GMT

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