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Re: Nullifying insidious HTML 3.2 constructs

From: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2005 16:45:06 +0100
Message-ID: <42160D82.2040906@students.cs.uu.nl>
To: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Cc: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>, www-style@w3.org

Anne van Kesteren 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?

And for foreign-word, use <dfn>...

Note that <i> and <b> are not deprecated, so you can use them when 
really appropriate.


~Grauw

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