Current web standards


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Current web standards

Throughout this title, you will hear me refer to the practice of designing our site around Web Standards. Now, if you are new to Web design, that's obviously going to provoke the question: well, what are Web Standards? Well, technically, Web Standards refer to the set of standards and recommendations produced by the World Wide Web Consortium and other related Web technology groups. These standards were created in response to the uneven nature of early browsers and their proprietary features. This made designing sites that looked and functioned the same across multiple browsers very difficult.

By having a set of standards to follow, designers could be assured that their sites would work properly in any standards-compliant browser. Over time, the term Web Standards has also evolved to refer to a set of Web design best practices. Separating style and content, using CSS for layout, and making content accessible, are all often included in the discussion of working within Web Standards. Current...

Current web standards
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Current web standards provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS5 Essential Training

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