Archived posts, January 2009
Reformat and repartition hard drives before using them with Time Machine
Most hard drives you buy are not fully supported by Apple’s Time Machine until you repartition them, but Time Machine does not warn you about it.
Specify each HTML document’s main natural language
Always specify which natural language (spoken, written or signed human language) is used for a document’s content. Use the lang and/or xml:lang attributes for this.
Headings, heading hierarchy, and document outlines
What do you do when an HTML document’s main heading is not the first text that should be marked up as a heading—insert a dummy heading or give up on having a perfect document outline?
State of the Web 2008 findings
In the beginning of January the report from the State of the Web Survey 2008 was published. The survey is not strictly scientific since th…