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Re: [VE][70] Add Subject Here

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2010 09:48:49 +0200
To: Johnny Bruner <johnny@vanityhalston.com>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20100920094849095072.eede65c6@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Validator could probably have offered more pedagogical explanations, 
such as pointing to the cause of the problem rather than pointing to 
the result. 

But the cause is the <div id="content"> tag - you have not closed it. 
Therefore Validator considers that everything after that start tag as 
inside the element initiated by that start tag. Thus, even though the 
semantics of </body> and </html> is that they close the file, you - by 
not offering the end tag for <div id="content"> - hinders them from 
playing their role.


Johnny Bruner, Sat, 18 Sep 2010 19:00:49 -0500:
> http://apollo.occc.edu/user10007/javajamcss/music.html
> I am a student trying to learn XHTML and CSS, it says on line 45 I didn't
> close an element but it is closed, so not sure how to get it to validate or
> what I did wrong.
> Thanks for your help, Johnny.
> Validating http://apollo.occc.edu/user10007/javajamcss/music.html 
> Error [70]: "end tag for X omitted, but OMITTAG NO was specified"
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