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Wording on the validator site

From: Liorean <liorean@user.bip.net>
Date: Thu, 06 Mar 2003 17:49:17 +0100
Message-ID: <3E677C0D.1040206@user.bip.net>
To: www-validator@w3.org

On the validator site, there's a menu to the right, with among the 
choses, "Favelets". Now, providing this is all good, I think, but why 
not stick to the old reliable term "Bookmarklets"? For one, most 
browsers calls it bookmarks, not favorites. In the real world, the term 
favelet is almost unknown (see 
   Also, the page feels too much an excuse for Tantek to link to his site.

So, why not go with the name almost everyone uses, and call it 
bookmarklets instead?

liorean <mailto:liorean@user.bip.net>

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