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Re: Nullifying insidious HTML 3.2 constructs

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2005 15:09:06 +0100
Message-ID: <4215F702.9000100@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> I teach the use of <em class="..."> and (where appropriate)
> <strong class="...">; examples of "..." that I frequently
> adduce are :
>     stress (the normal case)
>     foreign-word
>     latin-abbreviation
>     book-title
>     ship-name

That sounds pretty stupid IMHO. You do not want to put emphasis on the 
ship name, you just want it to match the style guide.

For book names, how about CITE?

(Same for similar examples you gave. It is not s/B/STRONG/ and s/I/EM/.)

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 18 February 2005 14:09:26 GMT

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