HTML Style 1999: Hacker News, Craigslist


If you look at Hacker News website HTML source code, you'll see it's 1997 style of HTML.

Here's a sample snippet, from

<table border=0><tr><td><table border=0><tr><td><img src="s.gif" height=1 width=0></td><td valign=top><center><img src="s.gif" height=1 width=14></center></td><td class="default"><div style="margin-top:2px; margin-bottom:-10px; "><a href="user?id=clicks">clicks</a> 6 hours ago  | <a href="item?id=6056638">link</a></div><br>
<font color=#000000>…

Did you see the {table, center, font} tags?

Same with Paul Graham's site, still using Image Maps. LOL. Same with craigslist.

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