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Re: The Semantic Debate

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Tue, 08 May 2007 04:56:37 +1000
Message-ID: <463F7665.4080206@lachy.id.au>
To: John Foliot <foliot@wats.ca>
CC: www-html@w3.org, public-html@w3.org

John Foliot wrote:
> Some have cited microformats as an example of reusing existing
> attributes in defense of using @class to assign semantic meaning, but
> what about the "issue" that microformats has with the dating scheme
> they use, deploying the title attribute?
> [http://www.webstandards.org/2007/04/27/haccessibility/]

HTML5 introduces the <time> element to solve this problem.

http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/section-phrase.html#the-time

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Lachlan Hunt
http://lachy.id.au/
Received on Monday, 7 May 2007 18:56:52 GMT

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