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Re: Witch Validation Icons fot HTML5 ?

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2016 21:46:34 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VkEgUt-EAO4jO3dAqZs=Qyu_B-aezuRKX_tefYJn6UgrA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Serge Smeesters <serge@facegnu.org>
Cc: "www-validator@w3.org" <www-validator@w3.org>
Hi Serge

This may be helpful:

Will there be a valid HTML5 icon?

No, there won’t be a Valid HTML icon any time soon and likely not ever.

The reason is basically that “This is valid” icons/badges promote the idea
> that there’s significant value in making public claims of pass/fail
> document-conformance requirements in standards.
> But the HTML5 checker is by design not intended to encourage anybody to
> use it as a means to make public assertions of simple pass/fail conformance
> of any documents to any particular specifications; it’s intended solely as
> a checker — for people to use to catch unintended mistakes in documents and
> fix them — not as a pass/fail certification mechanism.

There won’t be any proper Valid HTML5 icon forthcoming, so if you’d like to
> use one in your content, you’ll probably need to create one on your own.




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On 24 March 2016 at 13:54, Serge Smeesters <serge@facegnu.org> wrote:

> Hi,
> What about HTML5 validation ?
> Experimental, ok... for long time again?
> Witch Validation Icons should I use for my HTML5 pages?
> Thanks,
> Serge Smeesters.
> http://www.gnucomputer.be/
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