You're right, but people like PDFs because they're portable. Most that I know have at least one directory stuffed with PDFs for fast reference, or catching up on that international plane flight when net access is not possible.
I favor having both if possible, if for no other reason that Google can find and correctly index masses of HTML pages (its PDF indexing is good but doesn't seem to understand the different search priorities of entities in the document, making it like an ASCII file in terms of rankings). --- Michael M?ller-Hillebrand <info at cap-studio.de> wrote: > But, wouldn't it be desirable to have all that > information in HTML > format: better navigation options, more efficient > search, search across > all modules. It seems to me HTML would be better for > many tasks, but > printing. User Interface design blog http://user-advocacy.blogspot.com/ Code::Design::UI::Consulting http://www.dionysius.com/ __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around http://mail.yahoo.com