How to deal with definition lists?
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Hi, I have been using definition lists for listing off functionality in menus.
Definition lists, as you may know, kinda look like this:
in wiki terms that's this:
And then mediawiki generates the html definition list, as officially described(http://www.w3schools.com/tags/tag_dl.asp):
<dl> <dt>definition</dt> <dd>description</dd> </dl>
Now, apparently, and this is not uncommon with html, people have abused ':' for indenting. Which is why I am supposed to remove them. Which in turn screws up the definition lists, and that makes for wonky html, which is sad.
If indenting is the problem, is there a way I can convince you to just remove the indent-styling from <dd> marked paragraphs? Or at the least give an official typography entry for handling definition lists?