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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I believe it's BB code, not HTML.
    I hate to ask what the difference is. :?

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I believe it's BB code, not HTML.
    Since Mike don't know difference b/w them we can use it interchangeably. :P :mad:

    btw you are right they are BB codes having similar syntax as HTML. ;)

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    I hate to ask what the difference is.
    and I hate to tell what the difference is. ;P

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I believe it's BB code, not HTML.
    I hate to ask what the difference is. :?

    You can say BB codes are a derivative of html codes but with a more simpler syntax. Maintaining page layouts with HTML is difficult whereas it is simpler and easier in BB (Bulletin Board) codes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ProudToBeMuslim
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I believe it's BB code, not HTML.
    Since Mike don't know difference b/w them we can use it interchangeably. :P :mad:

    btw you are right they are BB codes having similar syntax as HTML. ;)
    Mike doesn't.....use them....

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    Quote Originally Posted by ProudToBeMuslim
    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I believe it's BB code, not HTML.
    I hate to ask what the difference is. :?

    You can say BB codes are a derivative of html codes but with a more simpler syntax. Maintaining page layouts with HTML is difficult whereas it is simpler and easier in BB (Bulletin Board) codes.
    Either simpler or more simple, not more simpler.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I believe it's BB code, not HTML.
    I hate to ask what the difference is. :?
    BB uses [] instead of <> to enclose commands.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I believe it's BB code, not HTML.
    I hate to ask what the difference is. :?
    BB uses [] instead of <> to enclose commands.
    Profound difference. :wink:

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