[UPHPU] weird looping image in <td>

Eric Faerber php at ericfaerber.com
Fri Jan 11 13:44:08 MST 2008


Orson Jones wrote:
> Tables are meant for tabular data not visual layout, but it works well. CSS is meant for style not
> visual layout, but does ok. The problem is we don't have anything that was actually meant for visual
> layout, so we use whatever is available to do the job, even if it wasn't designed for it.
>
> Orson
>
> "Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a simple mechanism for adding style (e.g. fonts, colors, spacing)
> to Web documents." - http://www.w3.org/Style/CSS/
>
>   
You could argue that visual layout is style. I think CSS is meant to be 
used for visual layout or else you would only be able to do things like 
change fonts, colors, spacing, etc. You wouldn't have the tools for 
laying out pages


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