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Do we have data? (Was Re: "Pave The Cowpaths" Design Principle)

From: Henrik Dvergsdal <henrik.dvergsdal@hibo.no>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2007 10:38:50 +0200
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To: public-html@w3.org

On 14. mai. 2007, at 19.33, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:

> 2) Define <small> to indicate "small print", since this matches the  
> most common use of the element in the wild and gives the right  
> presentation by default, rather than defining a <finePrint> element.
> 3) Standardize the <embed> element, since it is very commonly used  
> in the wild, often in combination with <object>, and does not cause  
> any accessibility or other problems that don't already exist with  
> <object>.

Do we have any data on how things are actually used "in the wild"?

Henrik Dvergsdal
Received on Tuesday, 15 May 2007 08:39:22 UTC

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