A List Apart has more CSS goodness today. [via Low] huphtur wrote on 2001/08/17: whats the use of the / in <br />? same with the / in <img src="image1.gif" /> huphtur wrote on 2001/08/17: wait.. prolly cuz <br> and <IMG> dun have a closing tag right? milov wrote on 2001/08/17: you got it... it's to conform to the xhtml standard that all tags should be closed. / is a way to close non-closing tags.