[thelist] HTML Tables for layout rather than strictly for data presentaion

Norman Bunn norman.bunn at craftedsolutions.com
Tue May 8 14:39:09 CDT 2001

As I understand it, the direction is to use CSS for layout.  Unfortunately,
CSS support varies across browser platforms and can result in less
consistent results than tables.  Until support is better than that of
tables, designers will continue to use them for layout.


<snip>Why is it that if the "experts", w3c, Neilson, etc, all say not
> to use tables for layout, why do so many of us use tables primarily for
> layout?
> -joshua

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