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I write about front-end web development. I'm inspired by Nathan Barry's motto, teach everything you know. I also take a lot of inspiration from my friend and mentor, Chris Ferdinandi.

The difference between <strong> and <b>

Two days ago, I wrote about the difference between the <em> and <i> elements. The next elements we’ll examine are <strong> and <b>.

A rant about icon fonts

Yesterday, I wrote about the difference between the <em> and <i> elements in HTML. Today, I want to preach about big companies ignoring the importance of this semantic difference. 😡

The difference between <em> and <i>

The <em> and <i> elements might seem similar, but they’re intended for very different purposes indeed. It’s important that you use the right one for the right context. We call this semantic markup.