In analyzing the new HTML code I noticed there were a
few <font> tags around in the sidebar for the following
I also found them in the main news posts.
While I can't think of anything absurdly wrong with
that design decision, it should be noted that you can
gain extra functionality by using a class or id in the
places where font tags are used. You gain:
User customibiltiy: Through the Web Dev plugin for
Firefox, User defined Stylesheets, etc.
Easy Cross site changes: Change once, effect everything.
Multi-device support: add reference in the already
existing handheld and print CSS pages and carry over
the support to these devices.
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