Erik (eriktrips) wrote,

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why does this excite me

because I am a geek I have spent the evening boning up on HTML4/XHTML with my koala-decorated O'Reilly volume. in the first hundred pages I learned a few things that are new since 3.2, which was what was in effect last time I took the time to do this.

but I also realized that in many ways I care deeply about whether HTML can provide a means for searching and cataloging academic texts. the cite tag, for instance, is woefully inadequate as implemented.

yeah. I'm a nerd too.

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