Text encoding is the process of selecting and marking specific aspects of a text using a machine-readable markup language, such as XML. Based on XML, the TEI (Text Encoding Initiative) has become the standard coding guideline for the digital representation of literary texts through descriptive markup.
For generating P5-compatible schemas and documentation, TEI customization development
For managing the conversion between TEI documents and a variety of formats
Data Dictionary Generator
For generating encoding documentation by creating profiles of every element and attribute appearing in a TEI file
Oxygen XML Editor
For creating, editing, and publish XML documents
For navigating and editing source code
For editing source code
Cummings, James. 2008. “The Text Encoding Initiative and the Study of Literature.” In Companion to Digital Literary Studies (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture), edited by Susan Schreibman and Ray Siemens, Hardcover. Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Professional.