Slashdot Gets With the Times

By Deane Barker on September 22, 2005

Slashdot HTML 4.01 and CSS: Good for them. I can’t believe they went this long.

After 8 years of my nasty, crufty, hodge podged together HTML, last night we finally switched over to clean HTML 4.01 with a full complement of CSS.

Here’s the incredible stat from the story:

[Thanks to] Wes Moran for writing the HTML in the first place, and Pudge for writing the code to convert 900k users, 60k stories, and 13 million comments to comply.

Think about those numbers for a minute.