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Re: Proposal in development for your consideration (time-sensitive…)

From: Bev Corwin <bevcorwin@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2013 12:59:06 -0400
Message-ID: <CAFo9UMnT_o76kTuZbrXh_km5eS=s1Ac0veemXNQNgNhK6E6L8Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Cc: Aaron Gustafson <aaron@easy-designs.net>, "public-site-design@w3.org" <public-site-design@w3.org>
Thanks for the updates. I'd also like to see an API / content integration
and management strategy developed, including crossing domains, working w/
others,  RDF, XML, HTML5, etc., and especially in regards to W3C MMI and
other emerging standards.

Bev


On Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 12:40 PM, Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org> wrote:

>
> On Jul 15, 2013, at 12:41 AM, Aaron Gustafson <aaron@easy-designs.net>
> wrote:
>
> > I think this looks really comprehensive.
> >
> > The only thing I can think of to consider beyond whats written would be
> with respect to the CMS. I would love to see the W3C build an API to
> facilitate reuse of content in other forms. For instance, an API endpoint
> could enable the TRs to be more easily pulled into software (e.g. a spec
> reference app) or on other W3C properties (like WebPlatform).
>
> Good point. This suggestion has come up several times. I consider this an
> "implementation consideration" more than a "design consideration". (If you
> feel differently, let me know.)
>
> I've added this to the wiki:
>
>  "W3C-as-platform. There have been suggestions that, in addition to
> providing a base (W3C-supported) platform, we make available data and/or
> APIs so that people can innovate (some of which can be ported back to the
> base platform."
>
>
> >
> > And I would lobby heavily for a mobile-first, progressively-enhanced,
> responsive site. But you already knew that ;-)
>
> Noted! ;)
>
> (I've added "progressively enhanced" to the existing text on this topic in
> the wiki.)
>
> Thanks again, Aaron.
>
> Ian
>
> >
> > Great work!
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Aaron
> >
> > --
> > Aaron Gustafson
> > @AaronGustafson
> > aaron-gustafson.com
> >
> > -------
> > Aaron takes no responsibility for poor spelling in this message. It was
> pecked out by fat fingers on a tiny screen.
> >
> > On Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 8:17 PM, Ian Jacobs wrote:
> >
> >> Hi all,
> >>
> >> First, I would like to apologize for my long silence to this task
> force. Other priorities have occupied me for weeks.
> >>
> >> Next week I will present our work to the W3C management team. I have
> been working with Kelly on a draft proposal.
> >> I would like to invite your feedback:
> >> http://www.w3.org/wiki/Headlights2013/SiteRedesign/Proposal
> >>
> >> I am going to turn this content into a slide deck on Monday or Tuesday
> of this week, then present on 17 July. The
> >> presentation will be extremely short since the entire slot is 30
> minutes and I want to be sure to leave time for questions
> >> and discussions. I will only have a few slides and point people to the
> proposal.
> >>
> >> W3M meets 17-19 July. I will have updates for this group the following
> week.
> >>
> >> Thank you,
> >>
> >> Ian
> >> --
> >> Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org> http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs
> >> Tel: +1 718 260 9447
> >
>
> --
> Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>      http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs
> Tel:                                          +1 718 260 9447
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