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Re: Proposal for image placeholder

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:30:47 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDC7FKiDw7WPKBiQOrDFPxFg3cPUDTnDp=XckP2k=S3kkg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Binyamin <7raivis@inbox.lv>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 10:44 AM, Binyamin <7raivis@inbox.lv> wrote:
> I propose to implement a placeholder for img element (maybe also for
> iframe?). Apply all CSS background properties for placeholder in order to
> make it customizable as more as possible.
>
> background: color position size repeat origin clip attachment image;
> placeholder: color position size repeat origin clip attachment image;
>
> High priority need for placeholder is for resource priorities
> http://www.w3.org/TR/resource-priorities/. And since resource-priorities
> applies also to background-image, background is not a solution for
> placeholder. That means there is a need for new property like "placeholder".

What is the placeholder for?  Why don't resource priorities apply to
the placeholder image as well?

~TJ
Received on Friday, 17 January 2014 19:31:35 UTC

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