Posted Jun 03, 2004 in si-blog.
I've been thinking about how to handle comments in the new si-blog. At the moment, I simply encode everything, and then automagically convert URLs into clickable links. I was planning to change this to require well-formed XHTML instead; however, I am concerned about my non-geek readership.
With that in mind, I was thinking about having a radio button choice like this:
Naturally, there would be more extensive posting guidelines besides what I've shown above, but you get the general idea. I would be interested in hearing from some of my readership on this matter. Incidentally, I've tweaked the visual design of the way comments are displayed. I might incorporate the look in the future redesign.