Goodbye named anchors


Ever have that embarrassing moment when as an IT professional you realize you've been following a deprecated or unsupported process for years?  I had that a while back when I was still under the false impression you had to restart Windows to apply new updates to the PATH environment variable.

Well, this week it happened again: no more named anchors.

Old way:
<a href="" name="top">Top of page</a>

New HTML5 way:
<h1 id="top"> My web page

<h1 id="top">
with the 'top of page' link being
<a href="">Top of page</a>