Tips on Writing Better HTML
Berners-Lee's style guide for more detail.
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Never say ``click here'', instead write the prose as though no link
View your page from several browsers! Some
Netscape extensions won't even be displayed under
or text-only browsers.
Keep all file URLs local. Don't force local users to go through the
server by always prepending http://www.cs.cmu.edu
Always provide some warning when an anchor leads to a very
large or binary file.
Give every page a title that can be understood out of context.
Provide links back to higher-level pages.
Put your name and a pointer to your home page at the bottom of EVERY
<a href="http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~mwm/tutorial/tips.html"> much better!