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== People ==
== People ==
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* [[MarkDilley]] - Co-founder of WikiIndex, and at AboutUs.org - 503.890.3279, mark@aboutus.org
 
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* [[Jack Herrick]] - Founder, wikiHow - 650.331.0379, wiki@wikihow.com (mention "Jack" to bypass filters)
 
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* add your info here
 
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* [[Special:Listusers|All users of this wiki]]
 
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* Sign up on the email list:
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* [http://universaleditbutton.org/index.php?title=Special%3AListusers&username=&group=sysop&limit=100 Folks on this wiki] - ([[Special:Listusers|all]])
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* '''Join us in realtime:''' - irc.freenode.net, #UEB (irc://irc.freenode.net/ueb)
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* '''Sign up on the email list:'''
** e-mail mailto:UniversalEditButton-subscribe@yahoogroups.com or
** e-mail mailto:UniversalEditButton-subscribe@yahoogroups.com or
** go to http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/UniversalEditButton
** go to http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/UniversalEditButton
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* '''Join us in realtime''' - irc.freenode.net, #UEB (irc://irc.freenode.net/ueb)
 
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== Getting the word out ==
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Home run! Great slugging with that aswner!
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* [[Media Contacts]]
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== Implementation ==
== Implementation ==
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* [[Questions]]
 
* [[Suggestions]]
* [[Suggestions]]
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* [[Bugs]]
* [[Bugs]]
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# Website announces the availability of an edit page using the html <link> tag.
# Website announces the availability of an edit page using the html <link> tag.
# Web browsers notice this tag and present an edit button in their ''location'' field.
# Web browsers notice this tag and present an edit button in their ''location'' field.
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=== Upgraded Extension ===
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http://leuksman.com/images/8/8a/Editshot.png
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Since the current FireFox extension seemed to be so somewhat abandoned and no one fixed the compatibility issues mentioned at [[Bugs]], I went ahead and fixed it my self:
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* fixed compatibility problems and conflicts with other extensions
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* code cleanup
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* removal of WikiHow references
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* New icon graphic by Lorenzo Pastrana as suggested [[:Image:UEB.svg|here]]
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* Support for rel="edit" links
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You can download the modified extension here: [http://www.splitbrain.org/_media/projects/universaleditbtn.xpi universaleditbtn.xpi] I also set up a [http://dev.splitbrain.org/darcsweb/darcsweb.cgi?r=universaleditbtn;a=summary darcs repository].
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I'd volunteer to maintain the extension in the future and would try to submit it at addons.mozilla.org if the original author agrees. Just contact me at ''andi [at] splitbrain [dot] org''.
=== Web browsers ===
=== Web browsers ===
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* [[Upgrade the Firefox Browser]] with an add-on that implements the UEB.
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* Upgrade the [[Firefox|Browser with an add-on extension]] that implements the UEB.
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* [[Opera]] has implemented a bookmarklet.
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* There is a [[Chrome]] extension now.
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[[Questions#How_do_i_get_the_UEB_for_my_favorite_web_browser.3F)|Web browsers that haven't implemented it yet]]
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:: ''[[Questions#How_do_i_get_the_UEB_for_my_favorite_web_browser.3F)|Web browsers that haven't implemented it yet]]''
=== How to add to a website ===
=== How to add to a website ===
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* See [[Add The Link]].
* See [[Add The Link]].
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* [[Possible Names]] - we are settled on Universal Edit Button - but there were others! :-)
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* A simple stylized logo base, ready for any semantic (editable/editing) improvement and cosmetic ajustment (gradients/reflections/gel/shadows) is available [[:Image:UEB.svg|here]] for reviews / comments. [[User:oxomoxo|Lorenzo Pastrana]]
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Current revision

The Universal Edit Button Icon of the Universal Edit Button

Contents


Firefox extension needs updating, can you help?

People

Home run! Great slugging with that aswner!

Implementation

The universal edit button is made visible to people browsing the web by a two step process:

  1. Website announces the availability of an edit page using the html <link> tag.
  2. Web browsers notice this tag and present an edit button in their location field.

Upgraded Extension

Editshot.png

Since the current FireFox extension seemed to be so somewhat abandoned and no one fixed the compatibility issues mentioned at Bugs, I went ahead and fixed it my self:

  • fixed compatibility problems and conflicts with other extensions
  • code cleanup
  • removal of WikiHow references
  • New icon graphic by Lorenzo Pastrana as suggested here
  • Support for rel="edit" links

You can download the modified extension here: universaleditbtn.xpi I also set up a darcs repository.

I'd volunteer to maintain the extension in the future and would try to submit it at addons.mozilla.org if the original author agrees. Just contact me at andi [at] splitbrain [dot] org.

Web browsers

Web browsers that haven't implemented it yet

How to add to a website

Svg base image

  • A simple stylized logo base, ready for any semantic (editable/editing) improvement and cosmetic ajustment (gradients/reflections/gel/shadows) is available here for reviews / comments. Lorenzo Pastrana
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