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Offline Skeptress

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HTML Help
« on: January 08, 2012, 02:06:10 PM »
Blogger is telling me the following string has invalid characters.  Can someone help me?

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Re: HTML Help
« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2012, 04:44:35 PM »
Actually she isnt missing the </img> tag.

<img /> is correct xhtml/html5/xml syntax for a self-enclosed tag that doesnt have a seperate end tag, and prior to xhtml there was no close tag to an <img> tag at all.

That tag is possibly still the problem though... If Blogger is a bit old it may not be correctly recognising the <img /> syntax and want just the old fashioned <img> tag.
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Re: HTML Help
« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2012, 02:27:29 AM »
Yeah, that looks like itd be the problem. Strange error, though, to say invalid characters when it actually means unexpected syntax.
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Re: HTML Help
« Reply #6 on: January 09, 2012, 09:33:08 AM »
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<a href="http://r0ssie.blogspot.com/2010/05/process-pledge.html"><img alt="The Process Pledge" border="0" src="http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1129/4607999892_dbd62b1535_o.jpg" width="200" /></a>

 

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