I use Fireworks! ----- Original Message ----- From: "Eduardo Dominguez" <edmz at emonterrey.com> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> Sent: Thursday, September 14, 2000 10:23 AM Subject: [thelist] Tables vs Layers > At work, we just got new designers. They are very good at > what they do, but not when it refers to html. The problem > is that they are so used to move things around, that all > they use are layers. And lots of them. They cant think > tables. > > I tried to convince them of tables and to leave layers > for "special ocasions". They didnt seem convinced that > layers are bad since they dont work the same in > all the browsers. > > For what i have seen, ther are no big sites that use > layers, most of them go tables. > > I have to be honest, since I ran out of arguments very > fast. So what i need to know is, is it, at this day, > good to go layers ? Maybe i am the one who likes > tables so much that wants to keep it that way. > > If anyone can clear me up the advantages/disadvantages > of using tables vs layers and what you recommend, it would > be great, so that i can have a reason to debate with the > designers. > > For now, the designers refuse to do anything in tables, > they think thats an engineering job :( All they use > is the "convert layers to tables" in Dreamweaver. Can > anyone recommend how you guys convert a design to html > with tables ?? > > Thanks in advance. > > --------------------------------------- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of TheList go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !