Tag is not an element. Or is it?
It’s interesting how widely some misconceptions spread around. The one I noticed recently is the “issue” of elements vs. tags. The problem is that people say tags when they mean elements, and do it so often that it’s not clear if the distinction is still relevant. Or if anyone even cares anymore. Elements vs. tags If you look at section 3 of HTML 4.01 — “on SGML and HTML”, there’s an explicit note about elements not being tags. In HTML 4.01, foo bar is an element, not a tag. An element consi More