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Re: Tips for deprecated tags and attributes

From: Terje Bless <link@pobox.com>
Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2004 22:13:52 +0200
To: www-validator@w3.org
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Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de> wrote:

>Jere Purmonen wrote:
>
>>How about suggesting semantic/CSS correspondencies to deprecated tags
>>and attributes
>
>But only as an option.  I'm absolutely sure why I use <s> instead of
><del>, or why I use align=.  OTOH there is no convincing reason why I
>would want to use <font size="+1"> instead of <big>, or textual content
>outside of any block elements, or other obsolete constructs which have
>nothing to do with "visible with any browser".

Yes, any such suggestions, not beeing actual Validation, would need to be
optional.

But a very good idea, I agree.


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