How do you edit markup? e.g. html?

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Mon Feb 19 17:55:38 UTC 2018

I review with lynx, and edit with vi. But then, my web projects
are not that ambitious. Also, I tend to set up a template and
edit only the main content of the page.


On Mon, Feb 19, 2018 at 12:04:30PM -0500, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> Hi All:
> Just wondering how people manage editing markup files, html, xml, even
> markdown.
> What tools and approaches have you found most useful as a screen reader
> user?
> My personal approach is less than optimal, which is how this question
> came forward at this time. I'm personally a died in the wool vim user,
> but it can be difficult to understand and properly edit content in the
> midst of markup tags, even in a markdown environment. Perhaps there are
> vim tricks I could be better at?  I'm aware that emacspeak actually
> offers some advantages here--but is that the current best practice?
> Thanks in advance for sharing your approach.
> Janina
> -- 
> Janina Sajka
> Linux Foundation Fellow
> Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:
> The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures
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