New Website Design

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Dec 11 06:23:06 PST 2004


Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> Randy McMurchy wrote:
> 
>> I was certainly surprised when I saw that....
>>
>> It really has no place on the web site. The page should be best
>> viewed using any standards compliant browser. Certainly Firefox
>> isn't the only one....
>>
> The point of that link was to help new users appreciate that firefox 
> makes a far better standards compliant browser than does, say, IE.
> Firefox consistently renders the css (standards compliant CSS!) in the 
> way it was meant to be. IE, and a few others don't always like to play 
> nice (for example, Konq and Opera).  I certainly will do my best to make 
> sure the site is rendered appropriately in each mainstream browser, but 
> it was just a little encouragement to those who have never ventured past 
> IE to go out and try a browser that works.

That logo and "best viewed using" is considered very bad form
in web development. However, do whatever you like. :-)

Do you really think anyone would change browsers because of that
logo and statement?  :-)

-- 
Randy



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