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Old June 5th, 2004, 05:45 AM
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Default Do people really use DHTML?

Do people really use DHTML or is it too early?

Or do people just code Javascript and have two versions for IE and Navigator.
So confusing.

Please email me with your answers and experience: bekim23@hotmail.com

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Yes, people do use DHTML and It depends on the complexity of the design. You can detect the browser type and accordingly show the content.

You can check the following link for cross browser DHTML:


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As om_prakash said, many more web sites are integrating support for many browsers, not only IE and Netscape (although those are probably the more popular ones).

Also, DHTML will probably become much more advanced and compatable (i.e. no browser detecting!) with the release of the next versions of the popular browsers (IE, Netscape, Opera, Mozilla) with more integration of CSS2 and the beginnings of CSS3 standards, including read aloud, border radius, advanced text effects and more filters and transparency settings.

It's kind of silly: IE and Netscape are more popular than the others, but the others support more DHTML in many areas.

And do people really use it? Links that add their site to your favorites, dynamic pop-up menus, form validators, snowflakes falling down your screen -- these are all DHTML, and many are quite popular.



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IF u ask me it doesnt worth to invest on Client-Side programming much. nothing will happend when u set a green color by CSS or any & see black. Its important to make the good job in its real activities!
But since PAGE-DESIGN is a art nowadays its not bad to make a good effect, but dont invest too much for that!

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DHTML is really just a fancy acronym for the combination of JavaScript, CSS and HTML.. so yes, people use it and it is used quite widely. One of my favorite books is Danny Goodman's Dynamic HTML: The Definitive Reference which is a handly reference book for JS, HTML and CSS.


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