Documenting the Open Web : challenges and the MDN project

Speaker(s) : Jean-Yves Perrier

  • Language : Français
  • Nature : Conference
  • Date : Monday 9 July 2012
  • Schedule : 17h00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail R290

Abstract

Il y a de nombreuses ressources décrivant les technologies nécessaires à la réalisation d’un site Web. Elles sont de qualité fort diverses. Cette présentation décrit les difficultés à réaliser une bonne documentation et comment le projet communautaire MDN de Mozilla y répond.

Numerous resources on teh Web describe the technologies needed to make a Web site. Their overall quality is very diverse. This talk describes the challenges of a good documentation and how the Mozilla’s community-based MDN project try to solve it.

Biographie

Jean-Yves Perrier is Swiss engineered who worked during 15 years in C++ systems related to telecommunications, pay-tv, security-related and banking systems. Member of the volunteer community for several years, he joined Mozilla in 2011 in the "Website & Tech Evangelism Team". He works from Switzerland.