[whatwg] The div element
pack.geoff at abc.net.au
Sun Mar 2 15:17:46 PST 2008
After following the discussion, I¹m still not any clearer about the
difference between sections and divs. But no matter. What I¹m bothered about
is not which to use where, but the description in the spec. I think it
should be changed from:
³The div element represents nothing at all.²
To something like:
"The div element represents a document division. It can (also)
be used as a generic block-level element"
Similarly, the definition of the span element should be changed from:
"The span element doesn't mean anything on its own..."
"The span element represents an arbitrary span of text."
Strangely enough, both the <b> and <i> elements begin:
"The .. element represents a span of text..."
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