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Man I wholeheartedly agree with you "but" good luck on getting the Fool to do anything about it.

I'm (was?) a developer. If you know the size of an object (picture, ad, etc.) ahead of time you can specify the height and width and the browser will reserve that space for when the object arrives. If you don't reserve the space the browser will render the page on the screen as it arrives and the page will jiggle until the last bit is rendered.

The problem with the current ad market is that there is no way to know ahead of time what add will display, depends on the user as ads are now customized.

An enterprising coder could write code to reserve a standard space and when the page is fully loaded, update the space to fit the ad. The page would then not jiggle while loading, only once when it finished loading. Better than nothing.

Denny Schlesinger
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