Why REL, REV for A?

Benjamin C. W. Sittler (bsittler@prism.nmt.edu)
Wed, 16 Aug 1995 08:25:38 -0600

Why does the A (anchor) element in the HTML 3 DTD have the
%linkExtra?Attributes like REL, REV, TITLE, METHOD, etc.? And what should
browsers do with them? The DTD doesn't seem to be clear on this point...

Benjamin C. W. Sittler
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