Do you remember < layer >? If you do, you also remember Netscape 4, and probably not fondly. And if you remember Netscape 4 you also remember most of web history, as I do.

What is browsers' game? Why all the incompatibilities? And what about browser detects vs feature detects? We all know the second is superior to the first, but sometimes it just doesn't work.

In this session PPK is going to give a broad, historical overview of where we were, where we are, where we're going to, and why.

Slides: quirksmode.org/presentations/Spring2016/layers.pdf
About ppk: quirksmode.org

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