Barry Frost

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Tagged #markup

Trix: A rich text editor for everyday writing

formtastic

Rails form builder plugin with semantically rich and accessible markup

markdown-js

Javascript Markdown implementation. Currently looks to be under active development.

Why and how to create Microsoft Office Minibar with jQuery and CSS3

Highlight text and a hovering contextual toolbar pops up over your paragraph. Useful for markup/links.

HTML Lint

Tidies, corrects and formats HTML

Dive Into HTML 5

The Road to HTML 5: Link Relations

Mark Pilgrim’s guide to link rels, with an HTML5-focused commentary

An Event Apart and HTML 5

Eric Meyer’s approach for adopting HTML5 in the recent An Event Apart redesign

HTML 5: The Markup Language

Tag-by-tag guide to HTML5

More on developing naming conventions, Microformats and HTML5

Good idea. Why not use HTML5 compatible class and ID naming conventions?

Bed and BReakfast markup (B&BR)

A way of describing the use of presentational markup rather than semantic tags

vCard for Developers

How to construct and serve a vCard

HTML Elements Index

(including HTML5)

Compound Microformats

Http-https transitions and relative URLs

Didn’t know this - href=“//myserver.com/image.jpg” maintains the HTTP/HTTPS state. Very handy for checkout pages

Adactio: Journal - Semantic brevity

Practical examples of using microformats neatly and naturally

HTML Entity Character Lookup › Left Logic

With Dashboard widget to lookup entities

New elements in HTML 5

Nice walkthrough comparing the HTML 4 approach with that of 5.

HTML5 differences from HTML4

SitePoint Blogs » Microsoft Breaks HTML Email Rendering in Outlook 2007

More commentary on the Outlook 2007 HTML debacle