184 Learn HTML 4 In a Weekend Advantages of Using Frames There are a number of advantages to using frames in Web pages: Mastheads, banners, ads, sidebars, and menus can remain visible at all times, while the main content is displayed in a separate scrollable window. Content displayed in frames on multiple pages only requires that a single page be created and maintained. Similar content included in table-based page layouts, for example, has to be included in each page where it is displayed. Differing foreground colors, background colors, and background images can be displayed in different frames, with a light-colored fore- ground against a dark-colored background in one frame and the