[uf-discuss] Hidden elements considered harmful (Was: Inline style
scott at randomchaos.com
Fri Jan 12 16:31:02 PST 2007
On Jan 12, 2007, at 5:57 PM, Jonathan C Williams wrote:
> **Why** is it considered harmful to hide elements?
In general: hiding elements only hides them from humans, and leaves
the content more accessible for machines than humans. Microformats
are for humans first. For publishers: hidden elements are less
likely to be kept up-to-date. For parsers: hidden elements are more
likely to contain spam.
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