Tag: Web Standards

What are Web Standards?

The term web standards can mean different things to different people. For some, it is ‘table-free sites’, for others it is ‘using valid code’. However, web standards are much broader than that. A site built to web standards should adhere to standards (HTML, XHTML, XML, CSS, XSLT, DOM, MathML, SVG etc.) and pursue best practices (valid code, accessible code, semantically correct code, user-friendly URLs etc.).

In other words, a site built to web standards should ideally be lean, clean, CSS-based, accessible, usable and search engine friendly. Read More

IE7 vs. Web Standards

I know that not every user agent going to supported most of the current web standards including DOM level 2, but opera’s people promise that. As said by David Storey in his article at Web Standards Group http://webstandardsgroup.org/features/david-storey.cfm

I don’t think so IE would be coming up with all supported tags in IE7, then what will happen when more then half of the user’s all around the world using IE? Read More