[whatwg] Suggestion: Implementation of Tabbed Forms
lachlan.hunt at iinet.net.au
Mon Jun 28 16:50:56 PDT 2004
Joost Smit wrote:
> Jerrett Taylor wrote:
>> Nice idea, tabed forms are something that could and probably would be
>> made use of more often if there were a clean and simply way to do it.
> Wouldn't it be better to define tabs as a html structure then a form
> feature ?
No! Tabs are a presentational, not structural, and thus should not
be included in (X)HTML, or any other semantic markup language.
> Something like a number of div's where there's always one visible, and
> the rest automatically hidden.
There are already methods available that do exactly this, which
remain accessible with either or both CSS and JS unavailable. For example:
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