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Tidbits tagged with #html (9)

#HTML

HTML Element <dfn>

HTML is getting more and more semantic it seems. I am seriously wondering what this means for building things like a blog, like this one here. It becomes more and more reasonable to write pure HTML, instead of markdown, doesn't it? Maybe I am just late and just learned about some HTML elements now. What a shame.
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#web

HTML Elements not Upgradable to CBEs

More HTML provides a CBE (Customized Built-in Element) for upgrading heading tags such as H1, H2, ... to render a link-icon beside them, as many know it from github readme files.
I wanted to upgrade all picostitch sites automatically by just including a <script> which upgrades all headings on the page and adds this functionality.
It is not possible to upgrade a parsed and rendered element (like an H1) afterwards.
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#html

HTML Design Principles

There is nothing new about websites being backwards compatible. The HMTL Design Principles from the W3C are from November 2007 and they are not outdated!
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#html

HTML Validators