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Re: Key/Item data

From: Philip TAYLOR [PC336/H-XP] <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2003 23:46:15 +0000
Message-ID: <3E6D23C7.9FC508CE@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: "Graph Dept." <graph@adetti.net>
CC: www-html@w3.org

Modulo good support for -- and use of -- CSS,
<table><tr><td></td><td></td>></tr></table>
will look better (i.e., align properly) whilst
<dl><dt></dt><dd></dd></dl> will give better
semantics.

Philip Taylor, RHBNC
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"Graph Dept." wrote:
> 
> I was wondering what is the general consensus for display Key/Item pairs (or
> "name/value") in (X)HTML?
> e.g.
> Name: T. Daniel
> Occupation: Web Developer
> Favorite Ice Cream: chocolate
> 
> I've heard some say this is a good use for tables, some say that <dl> is
> better for something like this. I could argue either way, I just wanted to
> gather some more opinions.
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