Category Archives: New W3C documents

News on new W3C being published, documents that might be of interest for the publishing industry

Digital Publishing API Mappings First Public Working Draft

The Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of Digital Publishing Accessibility API Mappings 1.0 (DPub-AAM). This defines how user agents map the Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module markup to platform accessibility APIs.

New CSS Grid Layout, Inline Layout and Page Floats Drafts

The W3C Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group has published three¬†Working Drafts: CSS Grid Layout Module Level 1: This CSS module defines a two-dimensional grid-based layout system, optimized for user interface design. In the grid layout model, the children of … Continue reading

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Priorities for CSS from the Digital Publishing Interest Group (Draft)

The Digital Publishing Interest Group has published a Working Draft of Priorities for CSS from the Digital Publishing Interest Group. As publishing moves to the Open Web Platform (OWP), we hope to expand upon the range of content we are … Continue reading

HTML Image Description Extension (longdesc) is a W3C Recommendation

The HTML5 Image Description Extension (longdesc) was published today as a Recommendation by the HTML Working Group, with the approval of the Protocols and Formats Working Group. This extension for HTML5 adds a longdesc attribute that is used to provide … Continue reading

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