skipping hx levels (was Re: icons for the tip harvester (was Re: [thesite] Re: [***forum] page)

spinhead evolt at
Wed Jan 16 12:24:57 CST 2002

>    <h1>stooges</h1>
>    <p>introductory comments, a page and a half</p>
>    <h2>curly</h2>
>          <p>stuff about curly</p>
>    <h2>larry</h2>
>          <p>stuff about larry</p>
>    <h2>moe</h2>
>          <p>stuff about moe</p>
>    <p>wrapup comments</p>
> since you are a markup fanatic, tell me where that last paragraph gets
> parsed in the document hierarchy

It is the first paragraph at the 'root' one level above h1. But you
shouldn't have anything there; if we're following the hx format strictly
(which I realize you didn't say you were) the conclusion would be either
another h2 or the last h1; probably the latter.

(pssst; wanna talk about this over on thelist?)

> now tell me how to fix it so that it's as "pure and semantically correct"
> as not skipping an H level
> YOMNCM  (your opinion may never convince me)

You rebel!

(That's a pejorative, pronounced 'REB-ul' not a command, pronounced


> ;o)
> rudy

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