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Re: HTML 5 Authoring Guidelines Proposal

From: Steve Axthelm <steveax@pobox.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2007 12:51:15 -0800
To: Terry Morris <lsnbluff@gmail.com>
Cc: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>, Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <r227-1049-i386-AE52B6696DD545D2A59C547E2E257CE5@MBP.local>

On 2007-11-23 Terry Morris <lsnbluff@gmail.com> wrote:

>Even though Section 3.2 has a note that it will eventually include a
>more detailed discussion of the differences between HTML and XHTML, if
>we want this to be readable and understandable Section 2 Document
>Representations should probably include a brief introduction to the
>differences between HTML and XHTML -- why are there two versions? why
>use one over the other?

In addition there should be a brief note in the introduction to 
section 1.1.2. Example Markup, that mentions that there are two 
forms of serialization (I agree we need some more approachable 
language for that) and links to the expanded explanations.

>I've volunteered to work on this document. What's the best way for me to
>help out with this document?

I'd like to help with this as well. Let me know the best way I 
can support this effort.

-Steve

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Steve Axthelm
steveax@pobox.com
Received on Saturday, 24 November 2007 11:16:57 GMT

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