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'''Example''' pages are part of the exploration [[process]] which must precede proposing a new microformat.
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= Best Practices for Example Pages =
  
= Purpose of Example Pages =
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'''Example''' pages are the first stage of the exploration [[process]] which must precede proposing a new microformat. Current [[Exploratory Discussions]] are listed on the [[Main page]].
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== Purpose of Example Pages ==
 
(adapted from [[process]])
 
(adapted from [[process]])
  
 
Document current human behavior. Remember, we're [http://ifindkarma.typepad.com/relax/2004/12/microformats.html paving the cowpaths]- before you do that you have to ''find'' the cowpaths. Your documentation should be a collection of real world sites and pages which are publishing the kind of data you wish to structure with a microformat.  From those pages and sites, you should extract markup examples and the schemas implied therein, and provide analysis.
 
Document current human behavior. Remember, we're [http://ifindkarma.typepad.com/relax/2004/12/microformats.html paving the cowpaths]- before you do that you have to ''find'' the cowpaths. Your documentation should be a collection of real world sites and pages which are publishing the kind of data you wish to structure with a microformat.  From those pages and sites, you should extract markup examples and the schemas implied therein, and provide analysis.
  
= Recommended sections =
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== Recommended sections ==
 
   
 
   
= Current Example Pages =
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Top level (=):
 
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* Introductory sentence
* [[reviews-formats]]
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Second level (==):
* [[media-metadata-examples]]
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* Purpose (The Problem)
* [[table-examples]]
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* Participants
* [[forms-examples]]
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* Real-World Examples
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* Existing Practices
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* See also

Revision as of 16:13, 6 October 2005

Best Practices for Example Pages

Example pages are the first stage of the exploration The microformats process which must precede proposing a new microformat. Current Exploratory Discussions are listed on the Main page.

Purpose of Example Pages

(adapted from The microformats process)

Document current human behavior. Remember, we're paving the cowpaths- before you do that you have to find the cowpaths. Your documentation should be a collection of real world sites and pages which are publishing the kind of data you wish to structure with a microformat. From those pages and sites, you should extract markup examples and the schemas implied therein, and provide analysis.

Recommended sections

Top level (=):

  • Introductory sentence

Second level (==):

  • Purpose (The Problem)
  • Participants
  • Real-World Examples
  • Existing Practices
  • See also