Re: [WSG] running ie7 on my mac??

2008-02-03 Thread Terrence Wood
option for getting ie7 to run on my intel based mac. Is it basically an option between boot camp, parallels or virtual pc? -- kind regards, Terrence Wood *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm

Re: [WSG] Compatibility and IE8

2008-01-23 Thread Terrence Wood
articles to read :) -- kind regards, Terrence Wood *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm Help: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ***

Re: [WSG] Developing for Mac Browsers

2008-01-13 Thread Terrence Wood
not be looking at your page or clicking either =) best bet is to use on clear labelling of your form controls not on interpreting the visual design. for a momentary distraction on the importance of labelling see: http://www.ok-cancel.com/comic/28.html -- kind regards, Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] RE: Disabling Fonts in Font Stacks

2007-12-02 Thread Terrence Wood
with this if said font is missing? And how does it resolve line-height issues for fonts that have a low aspect ratio? Personally, I would like to see some decent column support before trying to exert this degree of control on font-sizing. -- kind regards, Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] Font-size-adjust (was: RE: Disabling Fonts in Font Stacks)

2007-12-02 Thread Terrence Wood
font had an aspect value of 0.40, the font-size of the substitute would be 12 * (0.50/0.40) = 15px. kind regards Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http

Re: [WSG] Markup question

2007-11-28 Thread Terrence Wood
to numbered clauses. If you need to apply style to the number then use some type of inline element. -- kind regards, Terrence Wood *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http

Re: [WSG] source order

2007-10-15 Thread Terrence Wood
relevant (to the current context) links to appear at the top of lists - effectively shortening them considerably. With traditional source order link lists are essentially random and people still have to scroll through the entire list to find relevant links. kind regards, Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] source order

2007-10-15 Thread Terrence Wood
don't really know either way. kind regards, Terrence Wood. On 16/10/2007, at 10:47 AM, Patrick H. Lauke wrote: Terrence Wood wrote: It goes something like this: with a reverse source order (content before nav) content specific links will always appear before the current section nav ,main

Re: [WSG] source order

2007-10-10 Thread Terrence Wood
Ben, this is damn fine summary. kind regards Terrence Wood. On 11/10/2007, at 12:40 PM, Ben Buchanan wrote: Is there a prevailing wisdom in this matter? Content first? Or navigation first? This is a jury is still out issue since nobody has comprehensive data, just small studies and opinion

Re: [WSG] will Eric Meyer?s CSS SCULPTOR put me out of job?

2007-08-28 Thread Terrence Wood
. For the record blueprint is not a google product, it's just hosted at google code. kind regards, Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join

Re: [WSG] Re: please avoid forcing people to open pdf in browser!

2007-07-24 Thread Terrence Wood
kind regards Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm Help: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ***

Re: [WSG] Re: Use of Fieldsets other than in form?

2007-06-04 Thread Terrence Wood
always use headings and divs to group other related content. kind regards, Terrence Wood *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm Help

Re: [WSG] safari hack for overflow-x/y

2007-05-31 Thread Terrence Wood
On 31/05/2007, at 8:49 AM, kevin mcmonagle wrote: Are there any safari hacks that validate and will be somewhat permanent? I'm curious as to why you need a hack for safari as it's a reasonably compliant browser. What are you trying to work around? kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] The use of asterisks in forms to indicate required fields

2007-05-27 Thread Terrence Wood
into the conversation by talking about how frustrating it is when you make a mistake filling in forms, and what the client can do to help their customers avoid a frustrating experience. kind regards, Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http

Re: [WSG] dl v table for form layout

2007-05-27 Thread Terrence Wood
On 27/05/2007, at 7:58 PM, Katrina wrote: My point being that fieldset could be used to wrap label and input pairs? No. fieldset is to group related controls, not labels and controls. kind regards Terrence Wood. *** List

Re: [WSG] The use of asterisks in forms to indicate required fields

2007-05-27 Thread Terrence Wood
: Some clients do not want this at all, they think it pollutes the visual. kind regards, Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join

Re: [WSG] The use of asterisks in forms to indicate required fields

2007-05-26 Thread Terrence Wood
, or grouping the required fields in a 'Required' fieldset? kind regards Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm Help: [EMAIL

Re: [WSG] input name and id

2007-04-19 Thread Terrence Wood
** to process form controls and avoided language with special meaning within the spec. see: http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/interact/forms.html#successful- controls kind regards Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http

Re: [WSG] What do we say if we don't say click?

2007-04-19 Thread Terrence Wood
John Faulds: Surely people recognise links enough that they don't need to be told to click every single one? I agree. The verb ('click here', 'go to' etc) really shouldn't form part of the link text. kind regards Terrence Wood

RE: [WSG] What do we say if we don't say click?

2007-04-19 Thread Terrence Wood
they use web bugs? I think it is (semi) safer to say 4% of visitors to sites using thecounter.com counters do not have javascript enabled =) kind regards Terrence Wood *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail

Re: [WSG] input name and id

2007-04-17 Thread Terrence Wood
- it's not the same thing as 'name' used elsewhere (e.g. anchors). kind regards Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm

Re: [WSG] style sheets - best practices

2007-03-18 Thread Terrence Wood
Ted Drake wrote: IE6 will get buggy if you only use imports. Are you referring to FOUC - or other bugginess or both? If there are other bugs can you enlighten me? kind regards Terrence Wood. *** List Guidelines: http

Re: [WSG] tabindex and accesskey

2007-03-11 Thread Terrence Wood
On 4/03/2007, at 12:43 AM, David Dorward wrote: 9.5 Provide keyboard shortcuts to important links (including those in client-side image maps), form controls, and groups of form controls. Well, technically it is a requirement of AAA level WCAG 1.0, but a lot of experts consider

Re: [WSG] css generating i.e security pop up

2007-03-01 Thread Terrence Wood
IE will give you a security alert when you try to run a script from your hard drive. You can change this setting in IE pref's or you can insert a 'mark of the web' to force the offending page(s) to run in the intranet or internet zone... google it. kind regards, Terrence Wood. On 1/03

Re: [WSG] Javascript to check for Handheld Devices

2007-03-01 Thread Terrence Wood
: if (screen.width 640) { // your code } kind regards Terrence Wood *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org/join/unsubscribe.cfm Help: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ***

Re: [WSG] Website Directory Structure - Best Practice

2006-03-18 Thread Terrence Wood
/ -- ditto /ui/js/ -- ditto or /ui/optionalthemename/ -- everything in here... ditto above. I usually use some sort of server language and mod_rewrite to shorten urls to /ui on the client side. kind regards -- Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] Section specific introductory pages and usability

2006-03-13 Thread Terrence Wood
#4 #5 (both point to Jared Spool's work, but there may be something else there of interest =) ) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some

Re: [WSG] linked list alternative to nested menus

2006-03-10 Thread Terrence Wood
any layout you can imagine, you just need to account for the non-javascript design. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints

Re: [WSG] Styling Fieldset and Legend Elements

2006-03-08 Thread Terrence Wood
browser family to my HTML, which should be browser agnostic. Ditto. I've been agreeing with Patrick a lot lately... I'm not a stalker, I promise. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http

Re: star hack and IE 7 (was Re: [WSG] Styling Fieldset and Legend Elements)

2006-03-08 Thread Terrence Wood
Gunlaug Sørtun: Nothing wrong with 'conditional comments' I always weigh it up with the cost of CC code size plus the server trip for the file, vs. the code size for inline '* html hacks', usually the latter method wins. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] AIMIA Awards

2006-02-28 Thread Terrence Wood
in the last few years (in the .gov space at least). Well done to those designers. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints

Re: [WSG] Font Sizes - Best practice

2006-02-22 Thread Terrence Wood
, particularly the examples you provide for when it is ok to use smaller text. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints

Re: [WSG] Confusing the users...

2006-02-21 Thread Terrence Wood
Jason Turnbull: Terrence Wood wrote: Jakob Nielsen responded to my request for clarification Jacob has used this request for his latest article http://www.useit.com/alertbox/within_page_links.html Wow! there's my 15 seconds of fame. If he'd mentioned me by name I'd be immortal! The other

Re: [WSG] Plain text v HTML on this list

2006-02-21 Thread Terrence Wood
interested in the thread. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] Quick Site Check - CSS Problem?

2006-02-20 Thread Terrence Wood
http://www.visitshetland.com/ interesting url given, the running joke about shetland ponies on this list right now. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org

Re: [WSG] Breadcrumb as Section Heading H1

2006-02-20 Thread Terrence Wood
is distinctly different from a navigation menu. Anyone else have thoughts on this? kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-16 Thread Terrence Wood
came from. The effort required to close a window. Locate other open browser windows and select the one I want to return to is most definitely more than hitting the back button. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http

Re: [WSG] occam's razor again - was [ TARGET in 4.01 Strict ]

2006-02-16 Thread Terrence Wood
the site still have difficulty Occams razor says choose the simplist amongst possible solutions. Sounds like too simple is not a solution in this case. Thankfully your users are easy to identify =) kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] site check

2006-02-16 Thread Terrence Wood
of as graphics and part of it. This may help low vision users. Does the you are here text refer to the image map or is there a broken breadcrumb? If it refers to the image map maybe you need a different label. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] site check

2006-02-16 Thread Terrence Wood
kvnmcwebn: Can i get a second opinion on felix's advice? What did Felix advise? kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints

Re: [WSG] site check

2006-02-16 Thread Terrence Wood
too busy. Text at my size suits me best =) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-15 Thread Terrence Wood
when required, than to circumvent new windows from opening when they're not wanted. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-15 Thread Terrence Wood
targeting new windows? kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-15 Thread Terrence Wood
Serdar Kılıç: The way *I* browse some sites is how I built my site. Important point: that is your browsing habit. You *can* open new windows if *you* want or prefer it. Shouldn't you give your users the same degree of freedom over their browsing experience. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-15 Thread Terrence Wood
be a specialist type site for a specialist audience - In the same way that I accept flash based experiential sites are appropriate for flash designers for example. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-15 Thread Terrence Wood
much more complicated than just using a back button =) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-15 Thread Terrence Wood
for you. Aside: Perhaps the noframe content could point back to the front page where there is the option to review each product individually. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http

Re: [WSG] TARGET in 4.01 Strict

2006-02-15 Thread Terrence Wood
://www.webdesignfromscratch.com/simplicity.cfm (about halfway down) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list

Re: Recall: [WSG] Web design education

2006-02-13 Thread Terrence Wood
Herrod, Lisa wrote: Herrod, Lisa would like to recall the message, [WSG] Web design education. What does that mean and where does it come from? Someone else sent me one of those recently. ** The discussion list for

Re: [WSG] accessible drill-down into a nested list

2006-02-13 Thread Terrence Wood
requested additional contextual information (e.g. tooltips, or deks). So indications are, IMO (based on this, and my recent reading of Spool on global navigation) that less global navigation, and more contextual navigation is generally better for content rich sites. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] accessible drill-down into a nested list

2006-02-11 Thread Terrence Wood
kind regards Terrence wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-10 Thread Terrence Wood
to content situated on the same page confuse users? Or, put another way ,is your recommendation suggesting that all links must load a new document into an existing browser window? Yes to both. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-09 Thread Terrence Wood
conventions. Creating a list of links to resources within a page is a convention for the web. [1]: http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/struct/links.html#h-12.1 [2]:http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/struct/links.html#h-12.1.1 kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-09 Thread Terrence Wood
=) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-09 Thread Terrence Wood
fundamental. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-08 Thread Terrence Wood
benefits. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] Search Engine Script *Little off topic*

2006-02-08 Thread Terrence Wood
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Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-08 Thread Terrence Wood
part of the same document. Again, you are misquoting the recommendation. Both articles are talking about not opening new windows. I'm just saying that jump links are not issue free If your opinion is based on your understanding of the USEIT article, you are misinformed. kind regards Terrence

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-07 Thread Terrence Wood
on the page. Agreed. One of the basic tenents of usability is to prevent errors. Breaking basic browser funtionality (find function) contravenes this... The rest is fixing what you just broke isn't it? kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-07 Thread Terrence Wood
a marketing-oriented person would probably eat you for lunch I doubt it. I spent over a decade in marketing =) Besides, a solution for getting topics above the fold has already been discussed in this thread. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-07 Thread Terrence Wood
Al Sparber said: I spent 20 years designing and building some of the most upscale food markets in America. So let's call it a push and move on, eh? Your foo beats mine Al =) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-07 Thread Terrence Wood
by out of context - I'm guessing you are stuck on the idea that the Q's can only appear once on the page? And since we're talking about browser feature, what about printing the page? ;) Easily solved with CSS for print media. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] cool FAQ page [follow up]

2006-02-07 Thread Terrence Wood
within the design and served a purpose then I wouldn't hesitate to use expanding and collapsing divs. I'd add an onfocus event though ;-) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http

Re: [WSG] HTML Restructuring of hopkinsprogramming.net

2006-02-02 Thread Terrence Wood
not vehemently opposed to them either. HTH kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] HTML Restructuring of hopkinsprogramming.net

2006-02-02 Thread Terrence Wood
once at the front. In a few thousand years we probably will have a single interaction model for web pages, but in the meantime, not everything from the print world translates that well to the digital one. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] Questions about Data Tables and Accessibility

2006-02-02 Thread Terrence Wood
is linearized. I say avoid rowspan if at all possible. scope, or id and headers? Scope should suffice on simple tables (two or less heading levels, small number of cols and/or rows), complex tables need headers and ids to work well for the widest number of screen readers. HTH kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] Background-Image download order

2006-02-01 Thread Terrence Wood
and minimise requests. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] HTML Restructuring of hopkinsprogramming.net

2006-02-01 Thread Terrence Wood
Hopkins Programming said: [is it] better that the content all comes first? Mark Pilgrim [1], Sarah Horton (of Web Style Guide Fame, in her latest book) and others say it is. Roger Hudson, WSG's very own Russ Weakley, and Lisa Miller say that it isn't. [1]:

Re: [WSG] small screen rendering

2006-01-19 Thread Terrence Wood
browser ;-) I usually check in with htmldog to see what browser is doing what: http://htmldog.com/ptg/archives/55.php kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail

Re: [WSG] The Evils of innerHTML

2006-01-18 Thread Terrence Wood
standard methods? When would it be impractical to use standards methods? kind regards Terrence WOod. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list

Re: [WSG] [OT] Flyout Menu (Semantically correct plus more ...)

2006-01-18 Thread Terrence Wood
leave it to the W3C to explain: HTML 2.0 http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/html-spec/html-spec_5.html#SEC5.6.4 HTML 4.1 http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/lists.html#edef-MENU XHTML 2.0 http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-xhtml2-20050527/mod-list.html kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] Margin being inherited. Why?

2006-01-15 Thread Terrence Wood
Seona Bellamy said: form element is inheriting the left margin You have conflicting id's for content. Change to the textarea's id to something else. kind regards Terrence Wood ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See

Re: Tabluar forms WAS: Re: [WSG] br the correct use.

2006-01-14 Thread Terrence Wood
heading: Tables and forms. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: Tabluar forms WAS: Re: [WSG] br the correct use.

2006-01-14 Thread Terrence Wood
On 15 Jan 2006, at 10:09 AM, Terrence Wood wrote: My thinking is this: A form is a device to enable user to interact with the site owner. A table is the representation of data recorded at discrete intervals (or some other discrete dimension). Oh, and one more point. I'd use my 2 second

Re: [WSG] Active Links

2006-01-12 Thread Terrence Wood
bold or something, now the only time when the text shows bold is when I press on it. This is the correct behaviour. a:active is when the link is clicked. You want to set up your style for the 'currentLink' class: a.currentLink { font-weight: bold; } kind regards Terrence Wood

RE: [WSG] Active Links

2006-01-12 Thread Terrence Wood
to achieve what you want. If you don't have PHP, then you will probably at least have SSI as part of the server. Let us know and we can proced from there. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http

Re: [WSG] : Problem with attribute BORDER in movint to strict mode. (the dotting of t's)

2006-01-05 Thread Terrence Wood
*/ } kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

RE: [WSG] : Problem with attribute BORDER in movint to strict mode is solved

2006-01-05 Thread Terrence Wood
: url(path/to/image.gif) no-repeat 0 50%; } kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] ordered lists inside data tables

2006-01-04 Thread Terrence Wood
.. can both be removed without loss of meaning for the table. Therefore, I recommend you not add any special markup to it.(OK maybe the GST included part is important - put it in the caption). kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list

Re: [WSG] ordered lists inside data tables

2006-01-04 Thread Terrence Wood
.. can both be removed without loss of meaning for the table. Therefore, I recommend you not add any special markup to it.(OK maybe the GST included part is important - put it in the caption). kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list

Re: [WSG] ordered lists inside data tables

2006-01-04 Thread Terrence Wood
my one-second test for layout vs. data tables which goes like this: Would I put this table into a spreadsheet? If you answer no, then it is most likely a layout table. Ultimately your call though Vicki. kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] Wish-list for 2006

2006-01-01 Thread Terrence Wood
can use metadata. 2. IE7 is released and taken up quickly so we can use CSS 2.1 and start complaining about the lack of support for CSS 3.0 =) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http

Re: [WSG] Best Web Standards thing I learnt in 2005.

2005-12-31 Thread Terrence Wood
is redundant. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] css print help

2005-12-21 Thread Terrence Wood
really. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

[WSG] Best Web Standards thing I learnt in 2005.

2005-12-21 Thread Terrence Wood
say group of rows) HTH, please share your discovery in 2005. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list

Re: [WSG] Best Web Standards thing I learnt in 2005.

2005-12-21 Thread Terrence Wood
started by Terrence Wood: “In fact, the summary may need to be even more detailed and longer… Without a summary for guidance, one can spend several minutes trying to decipher the content in a complex table and get very very frustrated. But a summary that explains the structure allows one to build

Re: [WSG] search box(text area) form width

2005-12-20 Thread Terrence Wood
On 21 Dec 2005, at 7:47 AM, kvnmcwebn wrote: how to get this keyword search box any narrower in ie? .searchbox input{ width: 10em; /* desired width */ } kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http

Re: [WSG] Setting Up Font Sizes

2005-12-20 Thread Terrence Wood
On 21 Dec 2005, at 11:57 AM, Samuel Richardson wrote: What's the best, cross-browser supported way to setup font sizes in CSS documents? http://css-discuss.incutio.com/?page=FontSize kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list

[WSG] Source Attribution for data tables

2005-12-18 Thread Terrence Wood
: Foo Corp 2005) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] Server-side includes?

2005-12-18 Thread Terrence Wood
Chris Lamberson said: it doesn't matter what goes on as long as it gets to the client in a standards-compliant, semantically correct form. Correct. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See

Re: [WSG] Frames ?

2005-12-18 Thread Terrence Wood
of Luck. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] Frames ?

2005-12-17 Thread Terrence Wood
On 17 Dec 2005, at 6:46 PM, Thierry Koblentz wrote: Terrence Wood wrote: Have I missed something or is this just, erm, frames using javascript instead of a static page? I'm not sure I understand your question. Isn't what the OP is looking for? Being able to link to *and* frame other web

Re: [WSG] CSS Driven?

2005-12-17 Thread Terrence Wood
, Terrence Wood wrote: Again, nothing personal Bob, this rant is for any designer who has clients wanting that 1998 look. And in fact, I have had off-list responses thanking me for my contribution to this thread. On 16 Dec 2005, at 11:44 PM, Bob Schwartz wrote: No can do Bob. I showed you

Re: [WSG] the kind of assignment that makes you want to scream

2005-12-17 Thread Terrence Wood
brain is melting! Where's the search? To be fair, if you turn off js and just use the tabs and the left hand navigation, the site navigation is pretty good. But dropdowns? Just say no. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list

RE: [WSG] Frames ?

2005-12-16 Thread Terrence Wood
appear with content residing on someone elses web site. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting help **

Re: [WSG] CSS Driven?

2005-12-16 Thread Terrence Wood
are the same height in other words: below the image in column 1, no background color shows below the image in column 2, 250px of background color shows below the image in column 3, 500px of background color shows kind regards Terrence Wood

Re: [WSG] CSS Driven?

2005-12-16 Thread Terrence Wood
performance, better user experience, contemporary visual design, whatever, we all know what the benefits are - use the ones that push your clients buttons. kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org

Re: [WSG] CSS Driven?

2005-12-16 Thread Terrence Wood
. I'm not perfect, but I'm so damn close it's scary ;-) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http://webstandardsgroup.org/ See http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm for some hints on posting to the list getting

Re: [WSG] CSS Driven?

2005-12-16 Thread Terrence Wood
Thomas Livingston said: On Dec 16, 2005, at 3:42 PM, Terrence Wood wrote: No, I don't want you to tell them the technical reason's of why one design is better than another. Yes, you do. Did you not read the rest of the paragraph above Tom? I thought it was quite clear, but I'll put

RE: [WSG] CSS Driven?

2005-12-16 Thread Terrence Wood
, Good on you. the site brings in millions of dollars a year. Yeah, so do google and amazon, both of which are pretty laughable in terms of visual design. And oh, pre-1998 ;-) kind regards Terrence Wood. ** The discussion list for http

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