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<h1>Spread Microformats</h1>
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<entry-title>Spread Microformats</entry-title>
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Inspired by [http://spreadfirefox.com/ Spread Firefox], this page is for sharing community resources for marketing microformats such as [[buttons]], banners, wallpaper / desktop screens, logo graphics, [[stickers]], t-shirts etc.
Inspired by [http://spreadfirefox.com/ Spread Firefox], this page is for sharing community resources for marketing microformats such as [[buttons]], banners, wallpaper / desktop screens, logo graphics, [[stickers]], t-shirts etc.
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== Wallpaper ==
== Wallpaper ==
=== Wallpaper and desktop screens. ===
=== Wallpaper and desktop screens. ===
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* A [http://remiprevost.com/images/wallpapers/microformats/ wallpaper] by [[User:Remi|Rémi Prévost]]
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* A [https://web.archive.org/web/20111128072549/http://remiprevost.com/images/wallpapers/microformats/ wallpaper] by [[User:Remi|Rémi Prévost]]
== Logo ==
== Logo ==
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https://indieweb.org/images/8/80/microformats-logo.png
=== logo text ===
=== logo text ===
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[http://microformats.org/img/logo.gif http://microformats.org/img/logo.gif]
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https://web.archive.org/web/20110820103746/http://img.skitch.com/20090715-c3xmikadkj8udt4sq6aqfkqtac.png
* High-resolution [http://simplebits.com/bits/microformats/microformats-logo.eps EPS] and  [http://simplebits.com/bits/microformats/microformats-logo.png transparent PNG] versions of the microformats logo text by [[User:DanCederholm|Dan Cederholm]].
* High-resolution [http://simplebits.com/bits/microformats/microformats-logo.eps EPS] and  [http://simplebits.com/bits/microformats/microformats-logo.png transparent PNG] versions of the microformats logo text by [[User:DanCederholm|Dan Cederholm]].
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* the microformats typeface is [http://new.myfonts.com/fonts/emigre/solex/medium/ Solex] by Emigre.
=== logo mark ===
=== logo mark ===
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* A [http://remiprevost.com/images/wallpapers/microformats/mf-vector.svg SVG] and [http://remiprevost.com/images/wallpapers/microformats/mf-vector.png PNG] (for Fireworks) version of the microformats logo, by [[User:Remi|Rémi Prévost]] (Released under a [http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/ Creative Commons BY-NC-SA] license)
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* A [https://web.archive.org/web/20111128072549/http://remiprevost.com/images/wallpapers/microformats/mf-vector.svg SVG] and [https://web.archive.org/web/20111128072549/http://remiprevost.com/images/wallpapers/microformats/mf-vector.png PNG] (for Fireworks) version of the microformats logo, by [[User:Remi|Rémi Prévost]]
== POSH ==
== POSH ==
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** Note also [http://pixelsebi.com/2006-10-26/microformats-t-shirt-in-second-life/ microformats t-shirt in Second Life]
** Note also [http://pixelsebi.com/2006-10-26/microformats-t-shirt-in-second-life/ microformats t-shirt in Second Life]
=== do it yourself tshirts ===
=== do it yourself tshirts ===
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[[User:TheJbf|Jane B. Foster]] has made her own microformats t-shirt:
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[[User:TheJbf|Burcu Dogan]] has made her own microformats t-shirt:
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[http://www.flickr.com/photos/janebfoster/2449460410/ http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3139/2449460410_656f27f305_m.jpg]
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http://i44.tinypic.com/2s01i1j.jpg
For those who are not able to find a microformats t-shirt, it is possible to make one at home less than an hour. The requirements for such a pressing process are listed below:
For those who are not able to find a microformats t-shirt, it is possible to make one at home less than an hour. The requirements for such a pressing process are listed below:
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Print the logo with a black background. The result of the paper printed should look like this:  
Print the logo with a black background. The result of the paper printed should look like this:  
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[http://imjbf.com/im/do-it-yourself-tshirt1.jpg http://imjbf.com/im/do-it-yourself-tshirt1.jpg]
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http://i40.tinypic.com/2ylqqmb.jpg
(You can, of course decrease, the amount of background area to save ink)
(You can, of course decrease, the amount of background area to save ink)
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Prepare the iron press, you will need the highest temperature with no stream to transfer successfully. Give your press at least 10 minutes to heat fully. While the iron is heating, decide which position your logo should appear. Use a ruler to check if the logo is positioned symmetrically.
Prepare the iron press, you will need the highest temperature with no stream to transfer successfully. Give your press at least 10 minutes to heat fully. While the iron is heating, decide which position your logo should appear. Use a ruler to check if the logo is positioned symmetrically.
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[http://imjbf.com/im/do-it-yourself-tshirt2.png http://imjbf.com/im/do-it-yourself-tshirt2.png]
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http://i41.tinypic.com/2v334pc.png
If your iron press is heated, gently peel the tiny paper on the back of the transfer paper to make it sticky. Place it on the t-shirt and put 1 or 2 non-metalic heat resisting paper of any kind on the logo. Be sure that transfer paper doesn't overlap.
If your iron press is heated, gently peel the tiny paper on the back of the transfer paper to make it sticky. Place it on the t-shirt and put 1 or 2 non-metalic heat resisting paper of any kind on the logo. Be sure that transfer paper doesn't overlap.
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[http://imjbf.com/im/do-it-yourself-tshirt3.png http://imjbf.com/im/do-it-yourself-tshirt3.png]
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http://i40.tinypic.com/kcl7gk.png
Press the iron for 10-15 seconds. This actually depends on the paper you are using, so it is best to follow the instructions on the iron-on transfer paper you purchased. If necessary repress the iron on the whole surface for 5-10 seconds again.  
Press the iron for 10-15 seconds. This actually depends on the paper you are using, so it is best to follow the instructions on the iron-on transfer paper you purchased. If necessary repress the iron on the whole surface for 5-10 seconds again.  
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===Social networking===
===Social networking===
Groups for fans and advocates of microformats to join or follow:<!--listed alphabetically-->
Groups for fans and advocates of microformats to join or follow:<!--listed alphabetically-->
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* [http://www.facebook.com/microformats Facebook microformats fan page]
* [http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2374732285 Facebook microformats group]
* [http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2374732285 Facebook microformats group]
* [http://flickr.com/groups/microformats/ Flickr microformats group]
* [http://flickr.com/groups/microformats/ Flickr microformats group]
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* [[advocacy]]
* [[advocacy]]
* [[buttons]]
* [[buttons]]
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* [[notable-users|notable users]].
 
* [[podcasts]]
* [[podcasts]]
* [[presentations]]
* [[presentations]]
* [[press]]
* [[press]]
* [[2d_barcodes]]
* [[2d_barcodes]]

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Inspired by Spread Firefox, this page is for sharing community resources for marketing microformats such as buttons, banners, wallpaper / desktop screens, logo graphics, stickers, t-shirts etc.

Contents

Email

Wallpaper

Wallpaper and desktop screens.

Logo

microformats-logo.png

logo text

20090715-c3xmikadkj8udt4sq6aqfkqtac.png

logo mark

POSH

stickers

See the stickers page to easily order a set of moo microformats stickers!

T-Shirts

do it yourself tshirts

Burcu Dogan has made her own microformats t-shirt:

2s01i1j.jpg

For those who are not able to find a microformats t-shirt, it is possible to make one at home less than an hour. The requirements for such a pressing process are listed below:

(Warning: Take the instructions on the transfer paper you bought as the first reference, we're not responsible for unsuccessful attempts. Tips about pressing can change from paper to paper.)

Firstly, you need to print the logo on the transfer paper. Transfer papers for dark t-shirts are sticky backed white papers which vary in size. You need to decide which size you want to press on your t-shirt. A4 and A3 are suitable for microformats t-shirts.

Print the logo with a black background. The result of the paper printed should look like this:

2ylqqmb.jpg

(You can, of course decrease, the amount of background area to save ink)

Now it is time to separate logo from the background. Carefully clip the edges and get the logo all alone. White borders should stay with the green layers, don't make a mistake by clipping them out.

Prepare the iron press, you will need the highest temperature with no stream to transfer successfully. Give your press at least 10 minutes to heat fully. While the iron is heating, decide which position your logo should appear. Use a ruler to check if the logo is positioned symmetrically.

2v334pc.png

If your iron press is heated, gently peel the tiny paper on the back of the transfer paper to make it sticky. Place it on the t-shirt and put 1 or 2 non-metalic heat resisting paper of any kind on the logo. Be sure that transfer paper doesn't overlap.

kcl7gk.png

Press the iron for 10-15 seconds. This actually depends on the paper you are using, so it is best to follow the instructions on the iron-on transfer paper you purchased. If necessary repress the iron on the whole surface for 5-10 seconds again.

And, you made a new microformats t-shirt! Don't forget to take a picture and share.

Note that you should hand wash your t-shirt and iron it from back carefully. Don't forget that it is also possible to use another fabrics such as bags to print microformats logos. We're waiting for your creations.

External online community resources

Video

Social networking

Groups for fans and advocates of microformats to join or follow:

wiki-communities

See Also

Spread Microformats was last modified: Friday, December 21st, 2018

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