I used to use POD for all kinds of documents. But I was never quite satisfied that POD still has a lot of ugly markup. I guess some may consider this a sacrilege, but I think reStructuredText
is both easier to read in pure ASCII form and
is more expressive when translated to HTML (yes, you do need a Python interpreter to convert reST to HTML).
I still use POD for everything related to documenting Perl code, but use reST for things like functional specs.
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