Every time I write this down, I dislike how it sounds, so I’m going to brainstorm for a while.
Templates build composite documents from constituent documents. The example that I mentioned previously was:
<html> <head><title>Greeting</title></head> <body><p>Hello <?php print $name ?></p></body> </html>
Which can be represented as a tree by:
What I would like to explore is a templating system that is drawing from a content tree which organizes binary strings.