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[whatwg] HTML 5 vs. XHTML 2.0

From: Brian Smith <brian@briansmith.org>
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 20:49:02 -0800
Message-ID: <000001c86d32$98eb29c0$6501a8c0@T60>
Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Sat, 13 Nov 2004, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> > 
> > Anyway, I do think it's a problem for styling, automatic content 
> > extraction and non-CSS presentation that HTML lacks the markup for 
> > indicating which parts of the page are content proper and which are 
> > navigation and other chrome. Therefore, a footer element 
> for isolating 
> > navigation and legal stuff from content would make sense. (Already 
> > suggested in 
> > 
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-html/2002Aug/0229.html at the 
> > end of the message.)
> 
> I hope the <nav>, <footer>, and <article> elements help this case.

How should advertisements be marked up?

- Brian
Received on Monday, 11 February 2008 20:49:02 UTC

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