Re: Web page text formatting...
> Just a request, folks, but when you put a story on the web-page,
> would you please format it to 80 characters? It's kind of annoying to have
The only problem is that fanfic authors have to try to write their
stories in formats that look good to people viewing them with many
different programs and using many different monitors, many of which can't
fit more than 78 characters on a line. So, whether they use 78 or 80
characters, their stories are going to appear messed up to some.
Besides, reformatting long stories is a MAJOR pain in the you-know-what.
> to scroll *waaaaaay* right because the entire paragraph is displayed as a
> single line, and Netscape apparently has no word-wrap feature for plain
You've got to be kidding! No word-wrap? That feature's an absolute must
nowadays! Even Windows Notepad has it (though you do have to
specifically activate the feature every time you run Notepad).
> text files...
> Chris Forsyth
Received on Wed Apr 03 1996 - 01:14:29 PST
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