W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-validator@w3.org > July 2007

Re: Add Subject Here

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2007 07:49:32 +0100
Message-Id: <860A32E5-4294-40E9-B5D9-7C7C4B9972B4@dorward.me.uk>
Cc: <www-validator@w3.org>
To: Herman Deyette <hdeyette1@verizon.net>

On 22 Jul 2007, at 22:47, Herman Deyette wrote:
> Iím not sure I understand what the Validator is used for. Is this  
> to improve web page performance or to improve search engine  
> performance?
It is used to detect syntax errors in webpages (which can lead to  
clients of all kinds (including browsers and search indexing bots  
failing to parse them correctly or consistently, and increases  
maintenance costs due to the increased difficulty in understanding  
the code).

David Dorward
Received on Tuesday, 24 July 2007 08:42:53 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 1 March 2016 14:17:52 UTC