Searchin’ Safari 16 Jun 2005
63 comments Latest by Jan Mentzel
Safari 1.3 and 2.0 support
<input type="search" /> which makes search fields within web pages behave like the ones found in Mac OS applications. You can then click the magnifying glass icon and see a list of your previous search queries at the site. You can also clear the field’s contents once you start typing by clicking the “x” on the right. Bartelme Design discusses and displays the element.
It’s clearly cool but use it and your site will no longer validate as XHTML. So is non-standard stuff like this a step forward or backward?