Portable Application Description is a machine-readable document format designed by the Association of Shareware Professionals.
It allows authors to provide product descriptions and specifications to online sources in a standard way, using a standard data format in XML that will allow webmasters and program librarians to automate program listings. PAD saves time for both authors and webmasters.
- Association of Shareware Professionals
- PAD Files (how to)
- About PAD files (Software Industry Professionals)
- How to make a PAD file - Instruction
- PAD Validation Tool
- Online PAD Generator
- Online PAD Promoter