[pmwiki-users] EditGettingStarted (was: TextFormattingRules and BasicEditing)

John Rankin john.rankin at affinity.co.nz
Tue Mar 7 17:59:39 CST 2006

On Wednesday, 8 March 2006 12:32 PM, Patrick R. Michaud <pmichaud at pobox.com> wrote:
>On Wed, Mar 08, 2006 at 12:14:42PM +1300, John Rankin wrote:
>> Based on the various comments, I had a go at this on
>> http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/PmWiki/EditGettingStarted
>> The aim is a short introduction to wiki markup.
>> I haven't attempted to align it with the MarkupMasterIndex -- 
>> there are some terminological inconsistencies, especially around 
>> paragraph versus list versus block. 
>FWIW, I also don't like the term "block" and "inline" when referring 
>to markup at a beginning level.  I much prefer terms that 
>non-HTML-aware authors would use, not the terms that HTML authors 
>are used to.
>I think the EditGettingStarted page itself looks great, although 
>I'm not sure about the name.  I don't have a good alternative
>at the
On that basis, I'm willing to take a scalpel to the MarkupMasterIndex,
but I wonder if you could enable Save as Draft for that page first?

John Rankin

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