Comments are essential. Server-side and HTML comments will have a small overhead Serve side: server has to process and remove comments HTML: will use up bandwidth and for what it's worth require the browser to do a bit more work. All comments will take up filespace (I can't believe I'm mentioning this ;) Always comment, just don't be overly verbose. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Fred D Yocum" <fdy at mcc.org> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> Sent: Monday, February 07, 2005 1:46 PM Subject: [thelist] Do comments cause hit on system? > I work in an organization where Web sites are developed by a team that is > geographically distant. This increases the importance of commenting code, > HTML, CSS, PHP. Does commenting cause a hit in the browser or on the > server? Specifically, does the browser or server need to 'think' about > comments? > > F D Yocum > Graphic Designer > > -- > > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * > http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ > > For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester > and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org > Workers of the Web, evolt !