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[whatwg] HTML5 Site Headers

From: Kevin A. Cameron <kevinacameron@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 10:54:16 -0700
Message-ID: <CAKPNz2fbr_YNkSN5+xFMLbHvTdBYxVfR=pJq=w9-Kc3wRveKjw@mail.gmail.com>

I guess my question is more related to SEO. I believe it is bad for SEO to
have your site header use an H1, I was wondering if it was a similar case
for the header element.

Splash page meaning a page that is shown before being directed to the actual
site content - usually with a very limited amount of info.


On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 10:50 AM, Ashley Sheridan
<ash at ashleysheridan.co.uk>wrote:

> I'd say yes, wherever you can look at something and say that's the header
> for something. I'm not sure about your meaning of a splash page though...
> Thanks,
> Ash
> http://www.ashleysheridan.co.uk
> --
> Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.
> "Kevin A. Cameron" <kevinacameron at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Is is appropriate to use the header element for a site header (not an
>> article header)
>> What about on a splash page that has no other content?
>> Kevin
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