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Re: XHTML as XML

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 08:14:45 +0000
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050211081445.GA4579@us-lot.org>

On Fri, Feb 11, 2005 at 02:15:36AM +0000, David Jackson wrote:

> Google does not "love" your site because you are serving it up as
> XHTML, but because the XHTML format provides for far less script
> clutter on your site (since you are now using css instead of html
> markup).

While switching to XHTML is also accompanied by an increase in quality
of markup as authors switch to using recent versions of multiple web
standards at once, this is an advantage of semantic markup, not of
XHTML, and is equally achievable with HTML.

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
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