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[whatwg] Semantic use of the <font> element

From: Dave Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2007 18:32:35 -0700
Message-ID: <p0624085bc2448df82940@[10.0.1.3]>
At 18:12  -0700 12/04/07, Bill Mason wrote:
>Using an image would also avoid the issues that would come up if you 
>were demonstrating a font via markup that a user doesn't happen to 
>have installed.  The browser could wind up defaulting to a 
>completely different font than what you were attempting to 
>illustrate.
>

I think we are all in violent agreement here.  If you are trying to 
say something visual ("it looks like this"), then nothing works quite 
like a picture.  Sounds like a truism, I know.
-- 
David Singer
Apple Computer/QuickTime
Received on Thursday, 12 April 2007 18:32:35 UTC

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