[thelist] embarrassingly stupid XHTML questions

Green, Janet JGreen at DesMoinesMetro.com
Mon Sep 17 14:24:12 CDT 2001

1. When writing a page in XHTML, does one save the page as .html, or .xhtml?

2. If XHTML pages can be "transitional," can they also be something else? If
so, what? And how do you know which one to state in the <head> of the

3. What are unicode and UTF-8, and how do I know what I am using? I've never
made a conscious decision on this. 

Please post answers in "for dummies" lingo. Thanks. 

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