I like this set of rules. I think I'll print that out and keep it close by at all times. -----Original Message----- From: TEI (Text Encoding Initiative) public discussion list [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Sebastian Rahtz Sent: Monday, May 11, 2015 1:54 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: Taxonomy Usage Question > On 11 May 2015, at 18:19, Michael Joyce <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > > Thank you Sebastian. I didn't think it would be that easy! > Sebastian's rule of thumb: * working out the "right" TEI markup is easy * applying the markup consistently is fairly hard * extracting information from the markup afterwards is very hard Sebastian Rahtz Chief Data Architect University of Oxford IT Services 13 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN. Phone +44 1865 283431 -- Ondine LeBlanc, Director of Publications Massachusetts Historical Society 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215 Tel: 617-646-0524, Fax: 617-859-0074 www.masshist.org - America's First Historical Society - Founded 1791 God Save the People! From the Stamp Act to Bunker Hill is on display Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 4 PM through 4 September. More information is available at www.masshist.org.