When they are aware of it, developers often use the
<address> tag to surround contact information for a business or individual on their site. Until very recently, this was technically incorrect: the
<address> element was intended to markup the contact information for the person responsible for the site.
Yesterday Steve Faulkner made me aware that the W3C had changed the HTML 5.2 specification to reflect the common interpretation of the element, much to their credit. However, there are a few things to know about the element in order to use it effectively:
Presenting every visitor to your site with a random quote is a popular way to personalize a user’s experience. Often the quotes are stored in an external file, but if the corpus is relatively small - a dozen entries or less - it’s more efficient to store them directly the page, within their own script: