[whatwg] The IMG element, proposing a CAPTION attribute

Alexey Feldgendler alexey at feldgendler.ru
Fri Nov 10 08:48:56 PST 2006

On Fri, 10 Nov 2006 01:57:19 +0600, Jeff Seager <Jeff.Seager at wvdrs.org>  

> A better way would be to semantically attach the caption or cutline to
> the image itself, so its display is paired naturally. In this way, the
> width of the cutline would be dictated (unless overruled in the
> stylesheet) by the width of the image. I'm suggesting that CAPTION be
> adopted as a new attribute of the IMG element, as it is already for the
> TABLE element.

How is your proposed CAPTION attrbute different from the TITLE attribute  
already included in HTML4?

Alexey Feldgendler <alexey at feldgendler.ru>
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