Re: no endtag - still no errors found

On Sat, 16 Feb 2002, hn/berlin wrote:

> i  just checked one of my HTML4.0 - Pages with the validator.
> Result was: "no errors found"
> witch would be great, if there wasn`t the fact, that this document missed the end-tag for "head".

The </head> tag is optional in HTML 4 (as well as <html>, </html>, <head>,
<body>, and </body>).  The end of the "head" element can be inferred by
the first "body" element (or by the <frameset> tag in Frameset documents).

XHTML requires all these tags.

Liam Quinn

Received on Wednesday, 20 February 2002 23:21:54 UTC