[whatwg] several messages about discouraged things
megazone at megazone.org
Tue Jun 19 00:21:27 PDT 2007
Once upon a time Ian Hickson shaped the electrons to say...
> Frames are out (except <iframe>, which I don't really see as being a
> problem, though let me know if I'm wrong on this). Tables for layout are
I think iframe is required simply by weight of use. It seems like
most web-based advertising uses iframe now - huge examples are Google
AdSense and Amazon.
Back when HTML 4 was being put together, I suggested doing without
iframe and having object handle text/html. It always seeemd to me
that iframe was really a specialized 'object'. But now iframe is more
widespread than frames ever were.
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