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Re: How bout types of colored links?

From: Renato Iannella <ren@dstc.edu.au>
Date: Wed, 10 May 1995 11:25:59 +1000 (EST)
To: Brian Behlendorf <brian@organic.com>
Cc: Multiple recipients of list <www-talk@www10.w3.org>
Message-Id: <Pine.OSF.3.91.950510112217.28764B-100000@foxtail.dstc.edu.au>
On Tue, 9 May 1995, Adam T. McClure wrote:
> There's currently a method in
> Netscape 1.1 to define different colors for visited and new links,
> as well as redefining the standard text color, but there's no way
> to have your own labelled links.  

It is not a good idea to play with link colours.
Link colours should be a user option.
For example, I have set my visited links to Blue
and new links to Red - If you swap these around
with html code you will create some problems.

Use a small graphic icon to depict differnet paths.

Cheers... Renato
Dr Renato Iannella                      Research Data Network CRC
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