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Re: Web Publications via HTML Imports

From: Romain <rdeltour@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Aug 2017 10:25:30 +0200
Cc: W3C Publishing Working Group <public-publ-wg@w3.org>, Benjamin Young <byoung@bigbluehat.com>, Hugh McGuire <hugh@rebus.foundation>, Daniel Weck <daniel.weck@gmail.com>
Message-Id: <832F87DF-147F-4042-B701-276ECD4E8043@gmail.com>
To: Dave Cramer <dauwhe@gmail.com>

> On 3 Aug 2017, at 10:00, Dave Cramer <dauwhe@gmail.com <mailto:dauwhe@gmail.com>> wrote:
> 
> On Sun, Jul 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM, Romain <rdeltour@gmail.com <mailto:rdeltour@gmail.com>> wrote:
> And Resilient Web Design (implemented as a PWA, offlinable, with an app manifest):
> 
>   https://resilientwebdesign.com/ <https://resilientwebdesign.com/>
> 
> 
> I've been looking at this book, and liking what I see.
> (...)
> This seems to be the state of the art for a book on the web today. But there are still things I hope for:
> 
> A. It's hard to personalize, as browsers typically offer fewer easy ways to change  font, font size, etc. than do EPUB reading systems.
> 
> B. Page search in the browser only searches the current chapter rather than the whole publication.
> 
> C. Aside from the back-forward cache, browsers don't remember a user's location in the book
> 
> D. Browsers don't take advantage of all that good link/@rel information
> 
> Still, this looks like a great starting point!
> 


+1 :)

If others want to look at the code, it is on GitHub:
  https://github.com/adactio/resilientwebdesign <https://github.com/adactio/resilientwebdesign>

and btw, note that Jiminy Panoz made an EPUB out of it:
  https://github.com/JayPanoz/resilientwebdesign/tree/master/eBook <https://github.com/JayPanoz/resilientwebdesign/tree/master/eBook>

Romain.
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