W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-html@w3.org > February 2004

Re: LINK types

From: fantasai <fantasai@escape.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 19:54:54 -0500
Message-ID: <403BF25E.6030705@escape.com>
To: www-html@w3.org

Age Bosma wrote:
> E.g. Section and Subsection, explained on the w3c site as "Refers to a 
> document serving as a (sub)section in a collection of documents". How 
> are they to be used?
> If you are on the page where a section is starting containing 
> subsections, do you have to provide all the URI's to every different 
> subsection page? If so, does this have to be done in a seperate link tag 
> for each subsection page?
> What happens if a website has multiple sections and subsections and 
> you're on a page right in the middle of all sections and subsections?
> Or Contents e.g., do I have to create a completely separate page 
> containing only all the links to every site section? I mean, the site 
> menu usually is listed on every page anyway.
> Hasn't this link type become obsolete no that the internet has evolved 
> and e.g. global navigation elements are being used on almost all sites?

These are, I believe, provided for use with the <a> element, which also
has a 'rel' attribute. Does it make more sense with that in mind?

Received on Tuesday, 24 February 2004 19:56:51 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Wednesday, 7 January 2015 15:06:07 UTC