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For review: 1 new and 3 updated articles about language declarations in HTML

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 18 Aug 2011 16:47:20 +0100
Message-ID: <4E4D3408.9060802@w3.org>
To: www International <www-international@w3.org>
Comments are being sought on the following new articles prior to final 
publication. NOTE THAT the articles are in a temporary location, and 
will be moved to their final location after the review.

1    Working with language in HTML (tutorial format)

     This is a reworking of an existing tutorial [1] to conform to the 
new tutorial format. It will replace the old version.

2    Why use the language attribute?

     This is a reworking of an existing article [2] to bring it up to 
date. It will replace the old version.

3    Declaring language in HTML

     This is a new article derived from information that was originally 
in the tutorial mentioned above. The information has been rewritten, and 
changes have been made to reflect recent developments for HTML5.

4    HTTP and meta for language information

     This is a reworking of an existing article [3] to reflect recent 
developments in HTML5 and improve the fit with other pages listed here. 
It will replace the old version.

All articles use a new template with additional change to the 
boilerplate code. They are written in HTML5.

Please send any comments over the next two weeks to 

We hope to publish a final version shortly after the end of the review 


[1] http://www.w3.org/International/tutorials/language-decl/

[2] http://www.w3.org/International/questions/qa-lang-why

[3] http://www.w3.org/International/questions/qa-http-and-lang

Richard Ishida
Internationalization Activity Lead
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)


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