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Re: Suggestion for <SECTION> tag

From: Trejkaz <trejkaz@trypticon.org>
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2005 19:31:16 +1100
To: "Adeel Javed" <adeel.research@gmail.com>, www-html@w3.org
Message-Id: <200502161931.21348.trejkaz@trypticon.org>
On Tuesday 15 February 2005 22:20, Adeel Javed wrote:
>
> Now this portion of the webpage could be accessed from another webpage by
> simply linking to this particular section of the page, using the LINK tag.
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> <!-- where you want to display the information -->
> <LINK url="url of the source page" sectionId="stockReport"/>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>                                                                            
>         webpage b
>
> This is a better way according to me for external linking.

The existing way would be:

  <link ... href="otherpage.html#stockReport" />

or...

  <a href="otherpage.html#stockReport">the stock report</a>

I don't immediately see any advantage to your suggestion.  If anything it adds 
overhead.

TX

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