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Re: Naming of <header>

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2009 01:16:46 +0100
To: "Steven Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: "James Graham" <jgraham@opera.com>, "Joshue O Connor" <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>, "Lachlan Hunt" <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.urg618dc64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>
On Sat, 28 Mar 2009 00:58:30 +0100, Steven Faulkner  
<faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
> from the data  
> http://www.stuffandnonsense.co.uk/archives/naming_conventions_table.html

That's just a few sites. I think Ian was talking about this survey:

   http://code.google.com/webstats/2005-12/classes.html


> It is not the most commonly used class name its the most commonly used
> id name (none of the pages in the sample cited used header as a class
> name, they all used it as an id value, which means that it is a unique
> container on a web page.
>
> This appears to contradict the the way header has been specified in HTML  
> 5.

Cheers,


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Anne van Kesteren
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