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Re: [whatwg] <font> (was Support Existing Content)

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Wed, 02 May 2007 07:59:09 +0100
Message-ID: <463836BD.7020503@googlemail.com>
To: Adrian Sutton <adrian.sutton@ephox.com>
CC: Jon Barnett <jonbarnett@gmail.com>, whatwg@lists.whatwg.org, Sander Tekelenburg <st@isoc.nl>, public-html@w3.org

Adrian Sutton wrote:

> That said, by default our editor outputs the span tag version because we
> like to follow standards and I recommend using our styles menu to apply CSS
> classes and appropriate structural markup (headings etc). We did however
> have to go back and add an option to output font tags because of user
> complaints.

Why did these user complaints arise? How did the end-users tell the 
difference between the span and font elements?

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Wednesday, 2 May 2007 07:36:44 UTC

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