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to disable the functionality. Typically, users resort to this action to stop unwanted pop-up ads or to
prevent what they fear is unsolicited intrusions. For whatever reason, it is a fact of life on the Web
not work without explanation. Most designers feel that it is important to let users know that they
The <noscript> tag is used to provide such alternative messaging.
content. The following example takes an earlier example where the <script> tag was placed in the
document <body> and adds an appropriate <noscript> tag:
As you can see from Figure 21-5, you can seamlessly integrate the alternative text from a
<noscript> tag into the flow of your content.