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<h1> Books </h1>
 
<h1> Books </h1>
  
This page lists books which provide description and documentation of microformats.
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This page lists books which provide description and documentation of microformats.  Most recent first, grouped by year.
  
* ''[http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0764597582 Hacking RSS and Atom]'' by Leslie M. Orchard
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== 2007 ==
** Wiley, ISBN 0-76459-758-2, 2005
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** The last chapter has a nice section on both publishing and consuming [[hcalendar|hCalendar]] events in either a feed or as part of a page.  Les has implemented various microformats (hCalendar entry form as a greasemonkey script, [[xoxo|XOXO]] dynamic editing).
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*"[http://www.friendsofed.com/book.html?isbn=1590598148 Microformats: Empowering Your Markup for Web 2.0]" by John Allsopp
** You can find source code for the [[hcalendar|hCalendar]] scripts from my book [http://decafbad.com/trac/wiki/HackingRssAndAtom at my site]. Look for the files starting with <code>ch18</code>. Buy the book if you like it! [[User:LesOrchard|LesOrchard]] 20:11, 25 Mar 2006 (PST)
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** Friends of Ed, ISBN 1590598148
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** Read [http://www.friendsofed.com/extras/1590598148/Appendices.pdf the Appendix].
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== 2006 ==
  
* ''[http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0596009879 Web Design In A Nutshell, Third Edition]'' by Jennifer Niederst Robbins.  '''IMPORTANT: This applies to the THIRD EDITION only!'''
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* ''[http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/neogeography/ Introduction to Neogeography]'' by Andrew Turner
** O'Reilly Media, ISBN 0-59600-987-9, 2006
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**O'Reilly, ISBN 0-596-52995-3, December 2006
** Provides an excellent modern standards based foundation for web design that is ideal for understanding microformats, and a whole introductory chapter on microformats as well.
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** This is a PDF book, part of the O'Reilly Short Cuts series. Covers the ADR and GEO microformats.
** See also [http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/wdnut3/ Web Design in a Nutshell, Third Edition] (on oreilly.com).
 
  
 
* ''[http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/microformats/ Using Microformats]'' by Brian Suda
 
* ''[http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/microformats/ Using Microformats]'' by Brian Suda
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** This is a PDF book, part of the O'Reilly Short Cuts series. It is a solid introduction to all the established microformats, the history, philosophy and a look at where microformats are headed.
 
** This is a PDF book, part of the O'Reilly Short Cuts series. It is a solid introduction to all the established microformats, the history, philosophy and a look at where microformats are headed.
  
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* ''[http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0596009879 Web Design In A Nutshell, Third Edition]'' by Jennifer Niederst Robbins.  '''IMPORTANT: This applies to the THIRD EDITION only!'''
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** O'Reilly Media, ISBN 0-59600-987-9, 2006
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** Provides an excellent modern standards based foundation for web design that is ideal for understanding microformats, and a whole introductory chapter on microformats as well.
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** See also [http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/wdnut3/ Web Design in a Nutshell, Third Edition] (on oreilly.com).
  
 
*''HTML Mastery'' by Paul Haine
 
*''HTML Mastery'' by Paul Haine
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**Chapter 5, <abbr title="pages">pp.</abbr> 117-154: ''Purpose Built Semantics: Microformats and Other Stories.''
 
**Chapter 5, <abbr title="pages">pp.</abbr> 117-154: ''Purpose Built Semantics: Microformats and Other Stories.''
  
* ''[http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/neogeography/ Introduction to Neogeography]'' by Andrew Turner
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== 2005 ==
**O'Reilly, ISBN 0-596-52995-3, December 2006
 
** This is a PDF book, part of the O'Reilly Short Cuts series. Covers the ADR and GEO microformats.
 
  
*"[http://www.friendsofed.com/book.html?isbn=1590598148 Microformats: Empowering Your Markup for Web 2.0]" by John Allsopp
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* ''[http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0764597582 Hacking RSS and Atom]'' by Leslie M. Orchard
** Friends of Ed, ISBN 1590598148
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** Wiley, ISBN 0-76459-758-2, 2005
** Read [http://www.friendsofed.com/extras/1590598148/Appendices.pdf the Appendix].
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** The last chapter has a nice section on both publishing and consuming [[hcalendar|hCalendar]] events in either a feed or as part of a page.  Les has implemented various microformats (hCalendar entry form as a greasemonkey script, [[xoxo|XOXO]] dynamic editing).
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** You can find source code for the [[hcalendar|hCalendar]] scripts from my book [http://decafbad.com/trac/wiki/HackingRssAndAtom at my site]. Look for the files starting with <code>ch18</code>. Buy the book if you like it! [[User:LesOrchard|LesOrchard]] 20:11, 25 Mar 2006 (PST)

Revision as of 16:23, 22 March 2007

Books

This page lists books which provide description and documentation of microformats. Most recent first, grouped by year.

2007

2006

  • Introduction to Neogeography by Andrew Turner
    • O'Reilly, ISBN 0-596-52995-3, December 2006
    • This is a PDF book, part of the O'Reilly Short Cuts series. Covers the ADR and GEO microformats.
  • Using Microformats by Brian Suda
    • O'Reilly, ISBN 0-596-52817-5, 2006
    • This is a PDF book, part of the O'Reilly Short Cuts series. It is a solid introduction to all the established microformats, the history, philosophy and a look at where microformats are headed.
  • Web Design In A Nutshell, Third Edition by Jennifer Niederst Robbins. IMPORTANT: This applies to the THIRD EDITION only!
    • O'Reilly Media, ISBN 0-59600-987-9, 2006
    • Provides an excellent modern standards based foundation for web design that is ideal for understanding microformats, and a whole introductory chapter on microformats as well.
    • See also Web Design in a Nutshell, Third Edition (on oreilly.com).
  • HTML Mastery by Paul Haine
    • Friends of Ed, ISBN 1-59059-765-6, 2006
    • Chapter 5, pp. 117-154: Purpose Built Semantics: Microformats and Other Stories.

2005

  • Hacking RSS and Atom by Leslie M. Orchard
    • Wiley, ISBN 0-76459-758-2, 2005
    • The last chapter has a nice section on both publishing and consuming hCalendar events in either a feed or as part of a page. Les has implemented various microformats (hCalendar entry form as a greasemonkey script, XOXO dynamic editing).
    • You can find source code for the hCalendar scripts from my book at my site. Look for the files starting with ch18. Buy the book if you like it! LesOrchard 20:11, 25 Mar 2006 (PST)