Re: [WSG] Expected behaviour of links to external websites

2011-12-23 Thread matt andrews
On 20 December 2011 13:09, Alex Mironov alexmiro...@graphicdesignservices.ato.gov.au wrote: [snip] I was wondering if anyone had any views/resources as to whether users should remain in the same window or should be taken to a new window/tab when they click on an external link? Short answer:

Re: [WSG] Expected behaviour of links to external websites

2011-12-23 Thread Hassan Schroeder
On 12/22/11 4:06 PM, m...@phonecoop.coop wrote: Hassan Schroederhas...@webtuitive.com Regardless -- for the vocal objectors, do the same objections apply to opening a new tab? Pretty much. That's just a smaller version of the same problem. Think of it this way: when you change channel on the

Re: [WSG] Expected behaviour of links to external websites

2011-12-23 Thread MJ Ray
Hassan Schroeder has...@webtuitive.com On 12/22/11 4:06 PM, m...@phonecoop.coop wrote: Hassan Schroederhas...@webtuitive.com Regardless -- for the vocal objectors, do the same objections apply to opening a new tab? Pretty much. That's just a smaller version of the same problem.

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2011-12-23 Thread mark
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Re: [WSG] Expected behaviour of links to external websites

2011-12-23 Thread Hassan Schroeder
On 12/23/11 11:12 AM, MJ Ray wrote: Not only crazy, but the Worst Analogy EVAR :-) Rubbish - I've done far worse before. I sit corrected - your powers are te awesum :-) Opening a new tab does nothing like switch on a second computer. No - it switches on a second browser viewport, either

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