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Re: Encoded characters should be valid in mailto

From: NSC Webmaster <webmaster@nsc.ca>
Date: Mon, 5 May 2014 21:32:20 -0400
Message-ID: <CAA_bhRNiuBP+7r0cnV_x1c67Xr40g_1YJYMVCNq2FS10kdaMgw@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-validator@w3.org
Cc: webmaster@nsc.ca
Andreas.

I am sure WordPress plugin developpers who created the email address
encoder I mentionned in my email would be please to have your strongly
voiced feedback...

Regards

Daniel Servranckx
NSC Webmaster
web: http://nsc.ca

Mail to webmaster@nsc.ca <Webmaster@nsc.ca> is forwarded to Daniel
Servranckx, Catherine Gilbert and Hugh Morrin.


On Mon, May 5, 2014 at 12:39 PM, Andreas Prilop <aprilop@freenet.de> wrote:

> On Sun, 4 May 2014, NSC Webmaster wrote:
>
> > href="&#109;&#97;&#105;&#108;&#116;&#111;&#58;
>
> This is bullshit!
> You must encode mailto links in the form
>
>   <A HREF="mailto:Gene%20Bruce%20%3Cgbruce%40nsc.ca%3E">
>   Gene&nbsp;Bruce</A>
>
> To write "%40" instead of "@" is not necessary
> but may be useful to hide addresses from spiders.
>
Received on Tuesday, 6 May 2014 01:33:33 UTC

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