Re: HTML+ Comments

Rob Raisch (
Mon, 19 Jul 1993 18:50:25 -0400 (EDT)

Currently, there is only one textual element (what is a paragraph)
which could have "style hints" associated with it, per document, <BODY>

There is a strong habit for authors to think if the <P> as a
container and when (if) we can ascribe style to objects within HTML, <P>
as seperator will be *the* most misunderstood idea.

Frankly, I am surprised that it was not defined as such to begin with.


On Tue, 20 Jul 1993, Nathan Torkington wrote:

> Rob Raisch writes:
> > Is this the proper time to mention that <P> really
> > needs to be a container (ie. <P>Content</P>) ?
> >
> > The abstraction of <P> being a seperator and not
> > a container is the cause of much woe for those of
> > us interested in defining styles.
> Why is this? The <P> as separator makes sense to me, and is valid
> Nat