Microtemplates are templates specified in plain HTML syntax that overload the CSS class attribute to indicate how to display data.
Ray Ozzie’s: Wiring the Web
I’ve been wondering, “what would it take to enable users themselves to wire-the-web”? If you happened to read my post about Simple Sharing Extensions last fall, you’re already likely aware of my optimism about the potential of using RSS as a DNA of sorts to enable “mesh” information sharing scenarios at a grassroots level on the internet. I believe RSS has the potential to be the “UNIX pipe of the internet”, and that one of the simplest and most pervasive “mesh” needs that many of us have is to provide connections for things such as contacts, calendar entries, messages, files and the like.