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Re: Authoring Guide

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2009 01:48:00 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, Asbjørn Ulsberg <list@asbjorn.ulsberg.no>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0906260146030.1648@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Tue, 25 Nov 2008, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> > Asbjørn Ulsberg wrote:
> > > 
> > > The authoring guide will of course reference the HTML5 
> > > specification, but what about the other way around? Can an 
> > > informative reference to the authoring guide be present in the HTML5 
> > > specification?
> > 
> > Once it gets published as an FPWD, then informatively referencing the 
> > guide from the spec is possible, if there is somewhere in the spec 
> > from where such a reference would be appropriate.
> 
> I definitely think that we should have such an informal reference 
> somewhere close to the top of the spec. Anything we can do to attract 
> attention to the authoring guide is a good thing IMHO. We do want both 
> HTML authors as well as tutorial authors to read this document.

I agree that this would make sense. I would like to reference the 
authoring guide from the new "A quick introduction to HTML" section. 
What is the URL that I should use to reference it?

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