Category Archives: New W3C documents

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

Two CSS Drafts published: Grid Layout Module Level 1, Generated Content for Paged Media Module

The Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group has published two Working Drafts today: 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 … Continue reading

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SVG Integration Draft published

The W3C SVG Working Group has published a Working Draft of SVG Integration. This specification details requirements on how SVG documents must be processed when used in various contexts, such as CSS background images, HTML ‘iframe’ elements, and so on. These requirements include … Continue reading

CSS Lists and Counters Module Level 3 Draft, CSS Namespace Module Level 3 republished

The Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group has published a Working Draft of CSS Lists and Counters Module Level 3. This draft contains the features of CSS level 3 relating to list styling. It includes and extends the functionality of … Continue reading

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First Drafts of “Annotation use cases” and “Requirements for Latin Text Layout and Pagination”

The Digital Publishing Interest Group has published two First Public Working Drafts: Annotation Use Cases, which describes the set of use cases generated for Annotation and Social Reading within the W3C Digital Publishing Interest Group, in coordination with the Open Annotation Community … Continue reading

W3C Invites Implementations of Compositing and Blending Level 1

The Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group and the SVG Working Group invite implementation of the Candidate Recommendation of Compositing and Blending Level 1. Compositing describes how shapes of different elements are combined into a single image. There are various possible approaches for compositing. Previous … Continue reading

W3C Invites Implementations of CSS Syntax Module Level 3

The Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group invites implementation of the Candidate Recommendation of CSS Syntax Module Level 3. This module describes, in general terms, the basic structure and syntax of CSS stylesheets. It defines, in detail, the syntax and parsing of CSS … Continue reading