[thelist] WYSIGs lacking, why?

aardvark roselli at earthlink.net
Thu Jul 25 14:08:01 CDT 2002

> From: Ben Henick <persist1 at io.com>
> > The problem with WYSIWYG tools and the Web is the "S" -- see. When
> > people use a WYSIWYG tool, most of them automatically begin thinking
> > in terms of the visual representation they are working with. They
> > use them like word processors, in other words -- they want to create
> > a document that looks identical in their editor and browser. And
> > since this is what customers want, it's what they get.
> <div class="shill">
> http://www.alistapart.com/stories/basics/
> </span>

i'll see your schilling and raise you two pence... (yes, it's a pun)

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To Hell With Bad Editors

oh, and let me close your <div> -- </div>... aren't i nice?

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Usability: The Site Speaks for Itself
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