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My website isn't completely ready for launch. I would appreciate it if someone could check out:

http://www.schoolco.com/Area51

And offer some advice as to what might be causing the mysterious block in my header that cuts off my background and shifts my UL tab links over to the left.

Also, the links on my left navigation bar work at random. Some you can't even click on even though they are hyperlinks. No problems in IE6 or Firefox.

I have used WC3's validator and all my CSS is valid. I should also note most my DIV's currently have black borders for positioning purposes.

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Good that the CSS is valid, bad that the HTML is NOT:

http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.schoolco.com%2FArea51%2F

Stick a complete doctype in there, fix the errors, and it may make the problems disappear.

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Not sure if you're changing it at the moment but there are a few FF problems. Crying

The Images in the main body are overlaping the headings and making it imporrible to read.

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Briski. On my end the pages load properly in IE6 & Firefox and for the most part IE 5. Perhaps a little more detail in the browser you are using?

I found my error on the doctype I've been using.

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This h3 tag Building Effective Job Skills Video Series is covered by a picture.. FF 1.0.4

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Thanks for the tips folks. I'll be the first to admit that I've been building pages by force for a while now. Clearly I need some restructuring in my code both HTML & CSS.

This one could get me shot but I have to admit i've never paid much attention to validating code. Which of course would explain most my problems.

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A couple of other items... there is a huge amount of horizontal scroll.
Probably should fix this quote
"Schoolco.com is your web home for educational supplaments. We have been serving schools for over 25 years."

Not good to be advertising serving schools with improper spelling Smile

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Quote:
This one could get me shot but I have to admit i've never paid much attention to validating code. Which of course would explain most my problems.

<Bang Bang>

<flompsh>

Laughing out loud

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tph, is that xhtml? Shouldn't it be:

<bang_bang>you're dead</bang_bang>

<flompsh />

or is it <floompsh />?

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Laughing out loud

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wolfcry911 wrote:
tph, is that xhtml? Shouldn't it be:

<bang_bang>you're dead</bang_bang>

<flompsh />

or is it <floompsh />?

LoL... I had that one coming! Laughing out loud

I have question someone might be able to help me with. So far everything is validating well after changes. I have a page (namely shoppingcart.asp) that has a form that spans multiple table roles. I'm trying to validate HTML 4.01 strict but I'm guessing since it spans multiple rows it won't validate strict?

Any thoughts or ideas?

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Also.... I now have valid HTML and valid CSS, however, on IE5 some links on the left navigation panel do not work. Also, my header is getting pushed to the left by some mysterious force. I suspect it might be my right floating DIV that is forcing it over.

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Figured out what my problem was... I have overlapping styles between a pair of style sheets.