Key Concept Archive

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Podcast Posted: Interview with Keith McGinnis, Review Publishing

This week’s podcast is an interview with Keith McGinnis. About a year ago, I did some stylesheet work for Keith McGinnis at Review Publishing. Review Publishing produces a weekly free newspaper and online news media portal. They were on their way to supporting all five of their local weekly papers…

Ken Holman in Northern CA

Update 2017 Ken’s class, “Practical Transformation Using XSLT and XPath,” is now on Udemy and the entire course is available for less than $50. I’ve been a fan of his and part of his overflow network for a very long time. We believe XSLT and XPath are for everyone. If…

XSLT and XPath Basics: A Primer

XPath is a powerful and intuitive way to retrieve information from, or apply style to, your document. In this session, you’ll discover how to use XPath whether you’re styling your documents with FOSI, XSLT/ XSL-FO, or Arbortext Styler. Also presented will be the basics of writing XPath expressions, including examples…