On 12 May 2010 13:57, Platonides
You could use <span style="font-weight:
bold">, but what's the point of
Because it would be correct HTML.
Using <b> and <i> where what you
really want is to make it bold and
italic isn't deprecated.
Incorrect, they are deprecated exactly for that reason, because the
HTML should in no way imply the style and appearance of the content.
Let CSS take care of that. Of course, you could do <span class="i">
and <span class="b"> instead, to make it neater. And it would follow
the standard too.
You should use CSS instead of <b> and <i> but if the meaning is "make
this bold" (as is the case from mediawiki, where we can't infer any more
relationship), it is perfectly fine to use <b>. As opposed to <s>, which