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  • noun Internet slang A web developer who is actively involved in the creation, adoption, and/or promotion of web standards.

Etymologies

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standard +‎ -ista

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  • Accessibility expert and standardista Joe Clark, whose name will pop up more than once in this book, has created a Failed Redesigns campaign . . . designed to spread standards awareness while shaming those who produce new or redesigned sites that act as if "the 21st century is frozen in the amber of 1999."

    --Jeffrey Zeldman, 2007, Designing with Web Standards‎, p. 53

    June 21, 2009