[whatwg] A plea to Hixie to adopt <main>

Stewart Brodie stewart.brodie at antplc.com
Fri Dec 14 06:33:43 PST 2012

Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve at gmail.com> wrote:

> Stewart wrote:
> It doesn't necessarily.  I've come across pages that expect the head to be
> displayed too.  e.g. tests at http://meyerweb.com/eric/css/tests/css3/like
> http://meyerweb.com/eric/css/tests/css3/show.php?p=caption-side

> Is this a common mark up pattern?

I've not gone looking for any other real-world examples - that's the only
one I've seen.  However, I can't think of any reason why it shouldn't work,
as it's just a block box like the body element (usually) is.

Stewart Brodie
Team Leader - ANT Galio Browser
ANT Software Limited

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