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   Re: [Fwd: ATTN: Please comment on XHTML (before it's too late)]

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  • From: Ann Navarro <ann@webgeek.com>
  • To: "Dave Winer" <dave@userland.com>, "xml-dev" <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Sun, 29 Aug 1999 14:00:14 -0400

At 10:54 AM 8/29/99 -0700, Dave Winer wrote:
>As the developer of web content management software, and the webmaster for
>over a dozen active websites, here's what I think XHTML should be.
>1. A tightening up of HTML. Eliminate the anomalies, like <li>, <img>, <p>
>that in HTML can appear without balancing </li>, </img>, </p> tags. XHTML
>pages should be well-formed XML, with mods to HTML to bring it into
>That's it. Nothing more

And that's exactly the intention of XHTML 1.0.


Ann Navarro
Author: Effective Web Design: Master the Essentials
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Vice President, HTML Writers Guild   http://www.hwg.org

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