For large media files that are
pulled into a page using the
object element, it’s
preferable not to have what appears to be a large space where the content
should be, making the page appear, to all intents and purposes to, be
standby attribute allows the author to
display a message that will remain on screen only while the
object’s content is being loaded.
standby attribute is used to warn users of a
<object data="Kuata-Joinup.jpg" width="4466" height="535" standby="This may take a while. Go put the kettle on."> </object>
This attribute takes as its value a suitable warning message, as shown in the example.
Poor support is
technique to create a custom content-is-loading message in the style of
your web page or site, which can subsequently be replaced or removed once
object’s content has