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Re: document type does not allow element "H3" here

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 1998 20:18:41 -0800
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To: Matthew Sachs <matthewg@interport.net>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
You have an H3 inside a FONT tag.  H3 is a block level tag,
while FONT is inline.  It doesn't fit.  You need to move your
font tag inside or after the H3, or better yet, use styles to
get the effect you need. :)

Hope that helps.

At 11:15 p.m. 12/23/98 -0500, Matthew Sachs wrote:
>When validating http://www.zevils.com, I get two of the following errors:
>document type does not allow element "H3" here; missing one of
>"APPLET", "OBJECT", "MAP", "IFRAME", "BUTTON", start-tag

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