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From: ROBO Design <robodesign@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Oct 2005 12:59:17 +0300
Message-ID: <op.sy4903r2mapogm@duron.mshome.net>
On Mon, 24 Oct 2005 06:45:19 +0300, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:

> On Mon, 24 Oct 2005, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
<...>
>
> Oops.
>
<...>
>
> Heh. So I had actually written that, then deleted the word "improve" to
> find a better word (improve from what?), then forgot that I hadn't
> finished the sentence. I suck.
>
>   It is possible to track users without this feature, but authors are
>   urged to use the |ping| attribute so that the user agent can optimise
>   the user experience.
>
> ...is what I have now. If someone can find a better way of phrasing that
> please let me know. It's what I mean, but it sounds kooky.


My version:

    It is possible to track users without this feature, but authors are
    encouraged to use the |ping| attribute so that the user agent can  
improve
    the user experience.

Urged is ... a bit too "pushy". Also, "optimise" is not the appropriate  
word. I consider Lachlan's suggestion better: "improve", because that's  
what actually happends (improvement, not optimisation).

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