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Shepherd writeup

# Shepherd Writeup for draft-ietf-httpbis-early-hints

## 1. Summary

Mark Nottingham is the document shepherd. Alexey Melnikov is the responsible
Area Director.

This memo introduces an informational HTTP status code that can be used to
convey hints that help a client make preparations for processing the final

The Working Group has chosen Experimental to get deployment experience with
this extension.

## 2. Review and Consensus

This draft has enjoyed broad review from the Working Group, and a number of
parties have expressed an intent to implement, or have already started.

## 3. Intellectual Property

The author has stated that their direct, personal knowledge of any IPR related
to this document has already been disclosed, in conformance with BCPs 78 and 79.

## 4. Other Points