1.The data should e stored as an appropriate data type, not just string data. <BR><BR>2 Do not store youe HTML in the DB. What if you want to edit the html or if you want to use the content on a personalized site or different site altogether? Use the DB for storing the data and ASP to generate the html. That's a proven method/solution.
thanx for replying..<BR>I would like to elaborate. I want to store news in the fields. i would give a heading, short description and the news itself. Now in the news, there will be foreign words needed to be displayed in italics, prominent words in bold and hyperlinks to other links. if i am to store them as text, these are not possible.<BR>Is there any site which gives help. of course, your reply is valuable too. for which I am looking forward to...<BR><BR>Rajesh