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Re: Dublin Core Meta Tags Resource? (fwd)

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 6 Aug 2000 10:56:28 -0400 (EDT)
To: WAI ER group <w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.20.0008061056150.1885-100000@tux.w3.org>
FYI

Charles

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---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Sun, 6 Aug 2000 10:53:04 -0400
From: Kathleen Anderson <kathleen@spiderwebwoman.com>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Cc: WAI EO List <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Subject: Re: Dublin Core Meta Tags Resource?
Resent-Date: Sun, 6 Aug 2000 10:53:21 -0400 (EDT)
Resent-From: w3c-wai-eo@w3.org

Charles:

Thank you; I've passed the info on.

If anyone on the list is using FP2000, here's the info on the Macro (I have
not tried it myself):
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If interested, you can download the Macro from this page;
http://www.solution-shelf.com/CodeTips/TP_PageComb.htm

Full instructions for import into FP2K included in page text.
I would appreciate any suggestions or comments.
regards,
TP
www.solution-shelf.com

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~ Kathleen Anderson
Spider Web Woman Designs
mailto:kathleen@spiderwebwoman.com
http://www.spiderwebwoman.com/
AWARE:  http://aware.hwg.org/



----- Original Message -----
From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
To: Kathleen Anderson <kathleen@spiderwebwoman.com>
Cc: WAI EO List <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Sent: Sunday, August 06, 2000 12:00 AM
Subject: Re: Dublin Core Meta Tags Resource?


> Dublin Core stuff co-exists with other meta information. I can't think of
any
> time when it is not appropriate to use it, although it is probably better
> used in RDF which is difficult to edit by hand than in meta elements.
>
> I'm not sure of a resource off the top of my head - most of the current
W3C
> work on metadata can be found via the RDF home page at
http://www.w3.org/RDF
>
> Charles
>
> On Sat, 5 Aug 2000, Kathleen Anderson wrote:
>
>   More info on this request:
>
>   " Regarding Dublin Core, I seek to understand -when- it is appropriate
to
>   use
>   their tags, and whether they -supplant- or -coexist- with regular meta
tags.
>   That is my mission. I know which tags are out there, I don't have clear
>   understanding of their relationship to regular meta tags and when to use
>   them."
>
>   I would really like to help him - he has written a free VBA Macro for
>   FrontPage 2000 that checks page HTML for;
>
>   (A) <TITLE>: present and first element in <HEAD> section
>
>   (B) Meta Tags present;
>       Copyright
>       Description
>       Keywords
>       Rating
>       Robots
>
>   (C)That (foreground) images use ALT-TEXT, specify HEIGHT and WIDTH.
>
>   Wahoo! I've asked him to add a check for the DOCTYPE declaration and
sent
>   him this link:
>
>   http://www.spiderwebwoman.com/tutorials/doctypesolution.asp
>
>   ~ Kathleen Anderson
>   Spider Web Woman Designs
>   mailto:kathleen@spiderwebwoman.com
>   http://www.spiderwebwoman.com/
>   AWARE:  http://aware.hwg.org/
>
>
>
>   ----- Original Message -----
>   From: Kathleen Anderson <kathleen@spiderwebwoman.com>
>   To: WAI EO List <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
>   Sent: Saturday, August 05, 2000 8:26 PM
>   Subject: Dublin Core Meta Tags Resource?
>
>
>   > Hi:
>   > I received the following question today from a FrontPage newsgroup
member:
>   > "I wonder if you know of a resource that is as clear about the use of
>   Dublin
>   > Core meta tags?"
>   > Can anyone provide a resource?
>   > Thank you,
>   >
>   > ~ Kathleen Anderson
>   > Spider Web Woman Designs
>   > mailto:kathleen@spiderwebwoman.com
>   > http://www.spiderwebwoman.com/
>   > AWARE:  http://aware.hwg.org/
>   >
>   >
>   >
>   >
>
>
> --
> Charles McCathieNevile    mailto:charles@w3.org    phone: +61 (0) 409 134
136
> W3C Web Accessibility Initiative
http://www.w3.org/WAI
> Location: I-cubed, 110 Victoria Street, Carlton VIC 3053
> Postal: GPO Box 2476V, Melbourne 3001,  Australia
>
>
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