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Re: Next Page Link

From: Dave Straight <dstraight@amadorgroup.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2003 14:18:22 -0600
To: "Brant Langer Gurganus" <brantgurganus2001@cherokeescouting.org>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <WorldClient-F200307281418.AA18221213@amadorgroup.com>

You are right. This is exactly what I was looking for.  I guess the real need is to get 
browsers to identify this tag, and to have a mechanism to go to the document, pointed to by 
this tag, automatically.

-----Original Message-----
From: Brant Langer Gurganus <brantgurganus2001@cherokeescouting.org>
To: Dave Straight <dstraight@amadorgroup.com>
Cc: "www-html@w3.org" <www-html@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2003 15:04:06 -0500
Subject: Re: Next Page Link

> 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
> >
> >
> >  
> >
> It's already there.  Look at the rel= attribute on the link and a
> elements.
> Example:
> <link href="page2.html" rel="next">
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