Dorothy Hoskins

Dorothy Hoskins

XML and InDesign, XSLT, XSL-FO developer

Rochester, New York

Areas of Expertise:

  • InDesign + XML
  • XML analysis
  • XSLT development
  • DITA OT
  • multi-lingual content publishing
  • DocZone
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
Dorothy Hoskins is an XML evangelist, always learning new things to help her play with XML, but her true love is the development of processes that tie together various applications for publishing XML to both print and web.The new version of her book "XML Publishing with InDesign" (January 2013) includes content up to InDesign CS6.

Currently Dorothy is assists publishers with XML workflows. Besides creating server-side XSLT for a global corporation's website, she has managed XML processes for FDA-regulated content in 17 languages for a medical devices company, and created publishing workflows for importing XML into Adobe's FrameMaker and InDesign products. She has presented numerous times on XML and XSL for the IDEAlliance conferences (XML 2010, XML-in-Practice 2008, XML 2007), Society for Technical Communication and SUNY/Higher Ed groups.

XML and InDesign XML and InDesign
by Dorothy Hoskins
January 2013
Print: $19.99
Ebook: $16.99

XML Publishing with Adobe InDesign XML Publishing with Adobe InDesign
by Dorothy Hoskins
September 2010
Ebook: $9.99

XML Publishing with InDesign CS2+ XML Publishing with InDesign CS2+
by Dorothy Hoskins
June 2007
Ebook: $9.99

Webcast: Stylish Structure: XML and InDesign
February 19, 2013
This webcast looks at what's possible, what's feasible and what is problematic in using InDesign to publish XML.