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The Future of Web Standards: Is There One?

The Future of Web Standards: Is There One?

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  • 1. The Future of Web Standards
    • or: Rock, Paper, Scissors, Lizard, Spock
    Thursday, April 30th, 2009 : Future of Web Design : London
  • 2. Rock
    • Core principals of standards
    Thursday, April 30th, 2009 : Future of Web Design : London
  • 3. Core principles
    • Everyone
    • Everywhere
    • Everything
    • Meaningful
    • Searchable
    • Useful
    • Social
  • 4. Paper
    • Marking up the world
    Thursday, April 30th, 2009 : Future of Web Design : London
  • 5. Wither what we know?
    • HTML 4.01
    • XHTML 1.0
    • XHTML 1.1
    • XHTML 2
    • HTML 5
  • 6. Scissors
    • Cut it out!
    Thursday, April 30th, 2009 : Future of Web Design : London
  • 7. Cut it out!
    • IE6
    • IE7
    • IE8 Standards
    • IE8 Compat Mode
  • 8. Versioning is antithetical to everything the core Web ideals express: backward compatibility; future growth
  • 9. “ Standards are vital so that IT professionals can provide systems that last.”
    • Sir Tim Berners-Lee
  • 10. Get on with it, please
    • Finish what we start
    Thursday, April 30th, 2009 : Future of Web Design : London
  • 11. Make more . . .
    • SVG
    • SMIL
    • Microformats
    • RDFa
    • Open standards for <video> and <audio>
    • Better developer/designer tools
  • 12. Spock
    • Futureshock
    Thursday, April 30th, 2009 : Future of Web Design : London
  • 13. The Open Web Platform Idealistic and yet, all within reach. Idealistic and yet, all within reach.
    • Open standards for the document
    • Open standards for document presentation
    • Open standards for document behavior
    • Open standards for accessibility
    • Open standards for universality
    • Open source and standards for media
    • Open source and standards for fonts
  • 14. Open Web Stack microformats SVG Vector Graphics PNG/JPG/GIF… Raster Graphics ? [OGG?/ VMS?/Dirac?] Audio & Video SMIL Sycronise- ation Media DOM Document API JavaScript Scripting Behaviour CSS Style sheets Presentation XML XHTML/HTML Markup RDFa Semantics ARIA Accessibility Structure <canvas> Drawing API Open Web “Stack” courtesy david storey, chief web opener, Opera
  • 15. Are you ready?
    • HTML5
      • Semantics
      • Application development
    • CSS3 - Go baby, go!
      • Great implementations
      • More on the way
    • Ubiquitous JavaScript
  • 16. Thank You London!
    • Photos: Faruk Ates, Lisa Herrod, Caz Mockett, Amit Karmakar, Jon Gibbins, Rachel Andrew
      • Semantics
      • Application development
    • CSS3 - Go baby, go!
      • Great implementations
      • More on the way
    • Ubiquitous JavaScript