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RE: For review: Using <b> and <i> tags

From: Andrew Cunningham <andrewc@vicnet.net.au>
Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2010 20:46:28 +1000
Message-ID: <4bc73edd4dcdee095155dc169248f48a.squirrel@mail.vicnet.net.au>
To: "Richard Ishida" <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: molly@molly.com, "'Dan Brickley'" <danbri@danbri.org>, www-international@w3.org
I need to give some thought to when and how these tags should be used in
SE Asian scripts, and what sort of styling should be applied to the <i>
element.

At some stage it would be useful to compile some basic typesetting and
typographic data on various languages and scripts.

On Wed, July 14, 2010 20:20, Richard Ishida wrote:
> Thanks Dan and Molly!  Your help in getting the word out is much
> appreciated!
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: mholzschlag@gmail.com [mailto:mholzschlag@gmail.com] On Behalf
>> Of Molly E. Holzschlag
>> Sent: 14 July 2010 09:20
>> To: Dan Brickley
>> Cc: Richard Ishida; www-international@w3.org
>> Subject: Re: For review: Using <b> and <i> tags
>>
>> I had the same results - lots of retweets/reposts here as well!
>>
>> Molly :)
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>> On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 12:27 AM, Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
>> wrote:
>> > On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 5:52 PM, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org> wrote:
>> >> http://www.w3.org/International/questions/qa-b-and-i-tags
>> >
>> > Just FYI, I circulated this on identi.ca and Twitter, and judging by
>> > the healthy number of re-posts it got, you've definitely tapped into a
>> > practical question that has been bothering people. Nice work!
>> >
>> > Dan
>> >
>> >
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Andrew Cunningham
Research and Development Coordinator
Vicnet
State Library of Victoria
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