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Re: Formatting of html tags

From: Pearl Chen <pearlchen@google.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:25:05 -0400
Message-ID: <CAMzQgwBHm7vD7vwrz1Jrz+AU3txpdhPMVdUyoV5t0Zsm7xWWUQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com>
Cc: Julee Burdekin <julee@adobe.com>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Oh, I see why I missed that detail. The CSS style of <code> blocks set the
font weight to bold. Thanks Julee.

PhistucK, I think that if you're copying and pasting, there's lots of
opportunities for formatting to get lost, including brackets, bold, and
italics. Most of it seems out of our control.




On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 2:07 PM, PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com> wrote:

> Just checking - did you read my concern regarding copying and pasting text?
>
>
> ☆*PhistucK*
>
>
> On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 9:06 PM, Julee Burdekin <julee@adobe.com> wrote:
>
>>  Oh! Thanks, PhistucK! I prefer: Since this block element can only
>> contains inline element, such as <code><span></code>
>>
>>  And looks like that’s what’s used in the code style guide.[1]
>>
>>  J
>>
>>  [1]
>> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Manual_Of_Style/Code_sample_best_practices
>>
>>  -------------------
>> Julee Burdekin
>> Content Strategist
>> Adobe Web Platform
>> @adobejulee
>> julee@adobe.com
>>
>>   From: PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com>
>> Date: Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:55 AM
>> To: julee <julee@adobe.com>
>> Cc: Pearl Chen <pearlchen@google.com>, WebPlatform Public List <
>> public-webplatform@w3.org>
>> Subject: Re: Formatting of html tags
>>
>>   I think Pearl refers to situations such as (for example) "Since this
>> is a block element can only contains inline element, such as <span>" and
>> not necessarily code examples with syntax highlighting.
>>
>>
>>  ☆*PhistucK*
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Jul 17, 2014 at 8:52 PM, Julee Burdekin <julee@adobe.com> wrote:
>>
>>>  Hi, Pearl:
>>>
>>>  Thinking you’re talking about referring to content inline, and not
>>> providing an example. You might want to review the guide on how to update
>>> existing content[1] — there’s a syntax highlighting section. Also, refer to
>>> the gotchas page for additional quirks of the system.[2]
>>>
>>>  HTH
>>>
>>>  J
>>> [1]
>>> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Editors_Guide/step_5_update_existing_content
>>>  [2] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Style_Guide/Gotchas
>>>  -------------------
>>> Julee Burdekin
>>> Content Strategist
>>> Adobe Web Platform
>>> @adobejulee
>>> julee@adobe.com
>>>
>>>   From: Pearl Chen <pearlchen@google.com>
>>> Date: Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:38 AM
>>> To: WebPlatform Public List <public-webplatform@w3.org>
>>> Subject: Formatting of html tags
>>> Resent-From: WebPlatform Public List <public-webplatform@w3.org>
>>> Resent-Date: Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:39 AM
>>>
>>>   I'm trying to figure out of there is a preferred way to display html
>>> tags in text. I've seen it in various formats within the WPD docs, with and
>>> without brackets, with and without bold:
>>>
>>>  - html element
>>> - *html* element
>>> - <html> element
>>> - *<html>* element
>>>
>>>  My gut tells me to use "<html>", no bold unless there's an actual
>>> emphasis needed.
>>>
>>>  Pearl
>>>
>>
>>
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