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RE: How would you mark up this information?


From: Austin, Darrel
Date: Apr 25, 2005 8:36AM

>>(this is, after all, a list of
>>> > contact information is it not?)
>> It is. It is not a list of definitions.

The W3C pretty clearly states that a definition list can be used for
anything that adheres to the 'item/item description' concept. The fact that
they called it specifically a definition list is what leads to the confusion
of its use.

I, too, would vote for a DL.

Or, possibly, a table, though you'd loose a bit of the styling flexibility.

>> Moreover, on the practical side, styling <dl> elements
>> suffers from various peculiarities and oddities in browsers.

Any examples?