Designing honestly for the web

I admit: I’ve bent the web many times in the past. For example, I’ve:

used tables for layout given submit buttons a pointer cursor used a select box as a makeshift navigation bar

In A Dao of Web Design, John Allsopp says:

“If you’ve never watched early television programs, it’s instructive viewing. Television was at that time often referred to as “radio with pictures,” and that’s a pretty accurate description. Much of television followed the format of popular radio at that time.”

Like the relationship between television and radio, there’s a relationship between print and web.

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