[whatwg] [web-apps] Titles in HTML

fantasai fantasai.lists at inkedblade.net
Sat Apr 16 12:08:58 PDT 2005

John Lewis wrote:
> I strongly believe quotation marks (for songs, etc.) should be written 
> by the author in the document, not added with CSS. <q> is messy and 
> hard to use.

I agree that <q> has problems, particularly with en-US style punctuation.
However, if the italics is going to be in the CSS, I think the quotation
marks should also be there.

I'd like to note also that citations in languages other than English --
in Chinese, for example -- are probably done differently. (This is why
either all citation formatting should be the responsibility of the author
or none of it should be.)


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