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Re: Web Publications via HTML Imports

From: Jiminy Panoz <jiminy@chapalpanoz.com>
Date: Sat, 25 Nov 2017 09:56:57 +0100
To: George Kerscher <kerscher@montana.com>
Cc: 'MURATA Makoto' <eb2m-mrt@asahi-net.or.jp>, 'W3C Publishing Working Group' <public-publ-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <530dafd7ffe3e7e3240512fd086c4e4b@chapalpanoz.com>
> and btw, note that Jiminy Panoz made an EPUB out of it:

Yeah, about that, for the record:
https://twitter.com/adactio/status/809901219435204612  

>From experience, it has been a regular complaint from web devs and
designers giving EPUB a try - and they are tech people. So FWIW having
something you can easily package and vice-versa (without different
things to create/manage for each) is probably key to usage, as far as
they are concerned. 

Best,  

Jiminy 

Le 24.11.2017 23:37, George Kerscher a écrit :

> +1 
> 
> /George 
> 
> FROM: eb2mmrt@gmail.com [mailto:eb2mmrt@gmail.com] ON BEHALF OF MURATA Makoto
> SENT: Thursday, November 23, 2017 5:28 PM
> TO: W3C Publishing Working Group <public-publ-wg@w3.org>
> SUBJECT: Re: Web Publications via HTML Imports 
> 
> +1
> 
> See "Making Resilient Web Design work offline", available at
> 
> https://adactio.com/journal/11730 
> 
> Regards, 
> 
> Makoto 
> 
> 2017-08-03 17:25 GMT+09:00 Romain <rdeltour@gmail.com>: 
> 
> On 3 Aug 2017, at 10:00, Dave Cramer <dauwhe@gmail.com> wrote: 
> 
> On Sun, Jul 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM, Romain <rdeltour@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> And Resilient Web Design (implemented as a PWA, offlinable, with an app manifest):
> 
> 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 

and btw, note that Jiminy Panoz made an EPUB out of it: 

  https://github.com/JayPanoz/resilientwebdesign/tree/master/eBook 

Romain. 

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Makoto
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