[UPHPU] Validation

Jonathan Duncan jonathan at jkdwebmagic.com
Mon Jun 5 17:07:30 MDT 2006


On Mon, 5 Jun 2006, Scott Hill wrote:

> I have a question.  I am referring to the recent "CSS and IE" thread.  I
> know I will probably be laughed off the list or flamed or something, but why
> is validation so important?  Is is just to be able to display the validation
> image?  I know it's important to have standards but sometimes it seems we
> give up what we want so that our code will validate.  I usually ignore
> validation.  If I can get my code to work properly and it's (somewhat)
> useful then I feel that's 90 percent of the battle.  IMHO.
>
>

Good question:

http://validator.w3.org/docs/why.html

Jonathan


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