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Re: Target blank

From: Kristaps Karlsons <kristaps.karlsons@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Jul 2010 12:25:22 +0300
Message-ID: <AANLkTil31P0istXTsK9HZDWo8aKhmZNrE916BzmqbinW@mail.gmail.com>
To: Gordon Stewart <gordonisnz@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
CSS is not HTML/xhtml. CSS is used only for styles, that are applied to
html.

Only way (that validates and conforms with xhtml standards) is – to use
javascript + rel attribute (for example: bind javascript event to elements
which have rel="external").

Hope that helps.

On Fri, Jul 9, 2010 at 12:00, Gordon Stewart <gordonisnz@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi..
>
> Is the new version of CSS going to have a target="_blank" option on A
> HREF tags ?
>
> There are occasions where a webmaster wants a link to open in a new
> tab/screen - & keep the original page active / available..
>
> OR -
>
> if theres a CSS "pop-up" screen option, Can a '  target=_blank ' FAQ
> in the CSS tutorials be updated to point to the pop-up tutorial if any
> exists)...
>
> --
> G
> Freecycle Auckland :-
> http://www.freecycle.org/
>
>


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