[thelist] The quagmire of CMS - Contribute

Thomas Moore thdomo at gmail.com
Wed Apr 25 13:34:05 CDT 2007

I've had a similar problem which fortunately only affects some splash
pages on our site. These are pages our non-techy people never need to

Internal pages render fine though. I've been lazy and havent searched
out the problem.

On 4/25/07, Hassan Schroeder <hassan.schroeder at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 4/25/07, Bob Meetin <ontheroad at frii.com> wrote:
> > Current situation - I have to set up a site such that the client can
> > update it through Contribute.  I rather expected some problem, but
> > really it totally breaks up in contribute, similar in dreamweaver.  I
> > made sure that the stylesheets, etc are referenced correctly, but
> > suspect that it is simply a problem with perhaps floats/columns or other
> > not rendering correctly with a tableless design.
> FWIW, I saw a similar problem with Contribute 2 a couple of years ago;
> using what I considered pretty basic CSS positioning resulted in wierd
> layout views, unselectable text, etc. Depending on the complexity of
> your design, tables might be the last-gasp option. Unfortunately.
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