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<strong> and <em>

Caveat Lector: <em>, <strong>, and markup assumptions. Dorothea Salo explains these semantic tags, why they exist and when they should be used, and throws in a bit of HTML history as well.

This is &lt;strong&gt; and &lt;em&gt; by Simon Willison, posted on 5th July 2002.

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