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CSS, Javascript, and Behaviors

21 Apr 2005

This is a fantastic article, and here's the best line:

Pseudo-classes like :focus and :hover are basically event handlers... event handlers with really patchy browser support.

I've never though of :hover in that way before, but it is absolutely true. Javascript is an excellent, usable langauge - we can use it to facilitate the experience of the majority user.