Table of contents starting from h2

Word processors as OOo Writer or MS Word offer the possibility to make a 
table of contents. Default table uses default title styles beginning 
with Title 1. Thus I use Title 1 for chapters et cetera, and some other 
Title or Title 0 for the main title.

Following the same logic in html, I tend to use h1 for first level 
subdivisions of the page (and made a p.h0 in my css for the main title). 
An editor as KompoZer creates a table of contents from h1 (by default, 
or from any other level) up to the depth I choose (say: h1, h2, not h3).

One may say that I am too narrow logically-minded, but this is also the 
way it goes practically, when you export from a word processor. Your 
Title 1 chapters become h1 elements.

I am surprised to see Amaya (10.1-pre5) beginning from h2. I understand 
that this is appropriate for most html pages, but how do I choose to 
begin with h1? (By the way, how do I choose the depth of the table of 


Amitiés, Dominique,,

Received on Saturday, 18 October 2008 07:07:58 UTC