Microsoft's responce to article

David Megginson david at
Mon Jan 17 20:43:52 GMT 2000

Tim Bray <tbray at> writes:

> At 08:05 PM 1/17/00 +0100, =?windows-1252?Q?Aleksi_Niemel=E4?= wrote:
> >This is probably told somewhere else, but I'm still asking. How to become an
> >invited expert?
> One good way is to say lots of intelligent things on xml-dev (or the
> equivalent public mailing lists for HTML or DOM or SVG or whatever).  An
> even better way is to write software that implements something that's
> under development.  Some combination of these, I believe, got Megginson, 
> Cowan, and Tauber got invited. -T.

Actually, I started from a member company (Microstar), and became an
invited expert once I went out on my own.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david at

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