[whatwg] Hide placeholder on input controls on focus

Rimantas Liubertas rimantas at gmail.com
Wed Mar 20 00:46:53 PDT 2013

On 2013 m. March 20 d., Wednesday at 03:20, Kit Grose wrote: 
> In almost every case the placeholder remains visible until the user has begun typing, as I strongly believe it ought to be remain in the specification, since it provides the contextual hint for as long as possible.

Agreed. In this case it also shows-up again if user deletes everything typed in, so you get reminded that the field is for without leaving it.


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