I include my css in a separate sheet that I import, so can't comment on the _inline_ inclusion of styles, other than to hazard a guess that it helps to see those at the beginning of a page as a working methodology, keep where you can see them and get to them... hth (O; __________________________________________ T A G e: tigdh at tigdh.com m: 0434 249 753 (int) +61434 249 753 p: (03) 6334 2631 (int) +61 3 6334 2631 On 25/10/2007, at 1:38 PM, Jon Hughes wrote: I am compiling a list of things that web designer/developers often say, without actually knowing the reason(s) why. A couple of examples are having a space before the forward slash for singleton tags (<br /> instead of <br/>) and having your CSS included above your scripts. I'm mostly looking for things that wouldn't show up in a validator, but still have a reason for being that way. Anyone have anything else? (or an answer to the <br/> thing? I have no idea, to be honest.) - Jon -- * * 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 !