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Re: Is putting a <div> inside teg <a> correct?

From: Willem-Siebe Spoelstra <info@spoelstra.ws>
Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:06:06 +0100
Message-ID: <CAPGOeDuG0XxNgC5=xht5y4TjmmJU5BUyw44ibY_vbbo5-+ScKw@mail.gmail.com>
To: К Александр <sasha.dstu@gmail.com>
Cc: W3C Public HTML <public-html@w3.org>

I did this for e-commerce project, see below image:

[image: Inline afbeelding 1]

Instead of making the image + product title text link to the same
productpage, I wrapped both inside the 'a' element, and did not provide the
image of an alt text since the product title is already the link text in
this case. In code:

<a href="url">
        <img src="url" alt="">
        <h3>Inoar BotoHair keratine behandeling 3 x 250 ML</h3>

Vriendelijke groet,

Willem-Siebe Spoelstra

E-mail: info@spoelstra.ws
Blog: spoelstra.ws

2015-03-23 23:17 GMT+01:00 К Александр <sasha.dstu@gmail.com>:

> Hello.
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/text-level-semantics.html#the-a-element
>> "The a
>> <http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/text-level-semantics.html#the-a-element> element
>> may be wrapped around entire paragraphs, lists, tables, and so forth, even
>> entire sections, so long as there is no interactive content within (e.g.
>> buttons or other links)"
>  Is putting a div inside an anchor ever correct?
> Thanks.

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