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Re: Marketing Contributions...

From: Steve Pepper <pepper@falch.no>
Date: Thu, 13 Feb 1997 11:49:58 +0100
Message-Id: <3.0.1.32.19970213114957.006f3ec8@falch.no>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Cc: digitome@iol.ie (Digitome Ltd.)
At 10:51 11.02.97 +0100, Digitome Ltd. wrote:
>As for slogans, how about:-
>
>"XML: Call a spade a <spade>"

Sean, that is truly inspired! Fantastic!

General point:

Any slogans should emphasise the advantage of XML vis--vis HTML,
*not* vis--vis SGML. That is: It's about the good stuff that SGML
is bringing to the web, not about the bad stuff (and lots of good
stuff) that's getting thrown out of SGML.

So I don't like Peter's "Practise Safe SGML". (Sorry!)

Regards,

Steve

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Received on Thursday, 13 February 1997 05:52:13 UTC

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