6979Re: [NH] Use Of target="_blank"
- Mar 26, 2011loro wrote:
> So don't open new windows then. :-)Quite. The point Ray made was, that you never know beforehand, who's
going to do the nasty on you. You you either open new windows right,
left, and centre or you're sure to end up bitten - both equally not
nice. So the browser makers thought of that too - they thought of a lot
of things to block the nasties, be it tiny script or garish colour - and
offer the extended back function.
The point we're both agreed on, I think, is: don't second guess your
visitors, don't attempt to think for them, but make it so, that they are
given the maximum of power and freedom to do their own thing with their
The WDR radio website seems to have one of those bigger/smaller buttons
that use script to change the font size, but when you click it, a page
opens explaining exactly how to do that in several of the common
browsers. Personally I find that kind of thing a bit condescending and
wouldn't do it myself, but if that's what it takes, then why not?
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