Archived posts, May 2007
Browsers claiming to support HTML 5 are required to treat all text/html content according to the HTML 5 specification.
If you think accessibility and semantics are important and should be improved in the next version of HTML, you need to act.
Jason Beaird explains the principles of graphic design for the Web in a way that people who aren’t graphic designers can understand.
Tommy Olsson comments on the possibility of backwards compatibility and standardised error handling being bad for overall code quality.
Further thoughts on the HTML Working Group and HTML 5, plus a few suggestions.
The same technology that I use to offer an audio version of my RSS feed is now used across the O’Reilly network of websites.
Blockquote elements are only allowed to contain block-level and script elements in Strict Doctypes.
The WCAG Working Group has published an updated Working Draft of WCAG 2.0 and issued a new Call for review.
How to use CSS and two images to create flexible, shrinkwrapping, image based link buttons.
Eric Meyer explains the technical reasons for form controls being so hard to style consistently across platforms.
Is it time to form a 2nd Generation CSS Samurai to create a CSS 2.2 specification?
Jack Pickard has taken a good look at the latest Working Draft of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, and likes what he sees.
Jeremy Keith explains how to use Ajax in an unobtrusive manner, minimising the negative impact it can have on accessibility.