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Re: Shared Properties

From: Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Oct 2011 08:45:03 +0100
Cc: "public-html-data-tf@w3.org" <public-html-data-tf@w3.org>
Message-Id: <84C5AB32-D68E-4784-9DBA-645394B4BB99@jenitennison.com>
To: Gregg Kellogg <gregg@kellogg-assoc.com>

On 2 Oct 2011, at 17:55, Gregg Kellogg wrote:
> On Oct 2, 2011, at 4:20 AM, Jeni Tennison wrote:
>> # Microformats #
>> 
>> Microformats don't seem to have any support for shared properties; it looks as if users have to use hidden elements (empty spans) to add the shared properties within the wrapper element for each entity.
> 
> Microformats have the Include Pattern [7], which is similar to @itemref. Basically, this is a way to reference information defined in one part of the document from another:
> 
> 	<a class="include" href="#author">Gregg Kellogg</a>
> 	<div class="vcard" id="author">
> 	  <div class="fn">Gregg Kellogg</div>
> 	</div>
> 
> [7] http://microformats.org/wiki/include-pattern


Thanks for the correction, Gregg.

Jeni
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