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Discussion in 'HTML' started by danny, Jan 3, 2007.

  1. danny

    danny Guest

    danny, Jan 3, 2007
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  2. No images on FF 2
    Travis Newbury, Jan 3, 2007
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  3. In one word: lacking.

    The page is generally blank, not counting the text itself. The image
    files you're referencing do not exist on the server, and the markup is
    all messy. Judging by the markup clutter, I'm assuming you've used
    Microsoft Word to design the page. Your page ends up with 88 validation
    errors, plus quite a bit of unnecessary markup, styles and comments:

    Using Word for web design is a bad idea (for anything but planning the
    content structure). I suggest you invest some time in using a software
    package designed for just such a purpose. A good starting point is the
    open source package NVU:
    =?iso-8859-1?Q?Kim_Andr=E9_Aker=F8?=, Jan 3, 2007
  4. Most of them are missing in IE6 as well. Some additional text shows in
    IE6, but is not "selectable".
    <p class=MsoTitle3><span style='language:EN'>Sign Up Form</span></p>
    ...cannot be selected by click-drag in my IE6.

    The "Newsletter" page asks for an email address, accepts it, and doesn't
    test to see if it is valid. Example, it accepted: joe @
    with spaces.

    How about a sample of one of the newsletters?

    "Sign up for" .. something that's blank .. for a thousand dollars?

    "Name the four worst HTML editors:"

    4. Microsoft FrontPage
    3. Microsoft Word
    2. Microsoft Excel
    1. Microsoft Publisher
    Beauregard T. Shagnasty, Jan 3, 2007
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    Vince Morgan Guest

    People will actualy pay money for such information?
    Vince Morgan, Jan 3, 2007
  6. Look at source and see:

    left:191px;top:233px;width:561px;height:3px'><img width=561 height=3
    v:shapes="_x0000_s1059"></span><![endif]><!--[if gte vml 1]><v:rect
    id="_x0000_s1524" style='position:absolute;left:6in;top:219pt;width:120pt;

    o:preferrelative="t" filled="f" fillcolor="white [7]" stroked="f"
    strokecolor="black [0]" o:cliptowrap="t">
    <v:fill color2="white [7]"/>
    <v:stroke color2="white [7]">
    <o:left v:ext="view" color="black [0]" color2="white [7]"/>
    <o:top v:ext="view" color="black [0]" color2="white [7]"/>
    <o:right v:ext="view" color="black [0]" color2="white [7]"/>
    <o:bottom v:ext="view" color="black [0]" color2="white [7]"/>
    <o:column v:ext="view" color="black [0]" color2="white [7]"/>
    <v:imagedata src="index_files/image756.jpg" o:title="images"/>
    <v:shadow color="#ccc [4]"/>
    <v:path o:extrusionok="f" insetpenok="f"/>
    <o:lock v:ext="edit" aspectratio="t"/>
    </v:rect><![endif]--><![if !vml]><span style='position:absolute;z-index:26;

    And the editor is? #1! This stuff was spewed from MS Publisher...
    Jonathan N. Little, Jan 3, 2007
  7. Yep. Did that. :)
    I remember getting a copy of the then-new Publisher 97 and seeing "Makes
    web pages" on the box. Whoohoo, I said. Made one page, saw how bad it
    was, and trashed it. Later versions are worse.
    Beauregard T. Shagnasty, Jan 3, 2007
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    danny Guest

    danny, Jan 3, 2007
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    danny Guest

    Runescape money
    danny, Jan 3, 2007
  10. Well you got the quoting part down, but the reply part seems a bit lacking!
    Jonathan N. Little, Jan 4, 2007
  11. He just posted the same query in alt.www.webmaster, where he says he is
    eleven years old. For some reason, the site doesn't look like something
    an 11-year-old would produce.

    I wonder if he is Geoff Hutchison ?
    Beauregard T. Shagnasty, Jan 4, 2007
  12. Who is Geoff Hutchison?

    Agreed, although poor in design is does not look like the work of an
    Jonathan N. Little, Jan 4, 2007
  13. The person whose name is listed as the registered owner of the domain
    name. Has an address in Shepparton, Victoria, AU. It also lists an email
    Maybe the '' does...
    Beauregard T. Shagnasty, Jan 4, 2007
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    danny Guest

    Geoff Hutchison do you know him?
    He is my Uncle!
    danny, Jan 4, 2007
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    danny Guest

    When you guys say Nothing an 11 year old would produce do you mean
    could or would?? I am eleven by the way!
    danny, Jan 4, 2007
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    dorayme Guest

    You are eleven? I know something about eleven year olds.

    What an eleven year old can do and does do are closely related.
    It is a wonderful thing in many ways. These two things will never
    quite be so closely matched in any subsequent age group.
    dorayme, Jan 4, 2007
  17. "When you pay a small fee of only 1k per month ..."

    $1000 AU Dollars? Euros? US Dollars? Per month?

    " ... you can ask other people on our Runescape Chat your buggering
    questions or you could post a message onto our sit which we will

    Is Runescape a game for kids? Will kids have a thousand dollars?
    Beauregard T. Shagnasty, Jan 4, 2007
  18. Sure, Uncle Geoff and I were koala hunting just last week.
    Beauregard T. Shagnasty, Jan 4, 2007
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    Ed Mullen Guest

    A cursory look only here but, apparently, "yes" to both.

    Ed Mullen
    Very funny Scotty - now beam down my clothes.
    Ed Mullen, Jan 4, 2007
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