[whatwg] What exactly is contentEditable for?

Lachlan Hunt lachlan.hunt at lachy.id.au
Wed Aug 24 02:21:24 PDT 2005

Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> From a semantic point of view contentEditable is much better than a textarea hack.

contentEditiable is not semantic, it's behavioural and belongs in the 
DOM interface only, not the markup.

Lachlan Hunt

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