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Re: Heading in address

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 1 Apr 2009 22:00:20 +0000 (UTC)
To: Geoffrey Sneddon <foolistbar@googlemail.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0904012157350.25058@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 1 Apr 2009, Geoffrey Sneddon wrote:
> On 1 Apr 2009, at 22:14, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > On Wed, 1 Apr 2009, Geoffrey Sneddon wrote:
> > > 
> > > On <http://stuff.gsnedders.com/cv.old.html> there is an h1 in 
> > > address, which is non-conforming. However, I can't see any good 
> > > reason for it to be non-conforming. The outline (per the spec) is 
> > > shown at 
> > > http://gsnedders.html5.org/outliner/process.py?url=http%3A%2F%2Fstuff.gsnedders.com%2Fcv.old.html 
> > > which seems totally rational.
> > 
> > How can contact information contain a header that isn't the header for 
> > the contact information? That seems confusing. I understand that it 
> > "works", but it seems counter-intuitive. I'd expect most people who 
> > saw this to think the header was for the address element itself, which 
> > would lead them to writing incorrect markup.
> 
> How? Like that. :)
> 
> How do you propose the mark up that heading?

 <h1>Geoffrey Sneddon</h1>
 <address>
  123 Fake Street<br>
  St Andrews<br>
  Fife<br>
  KY16 XXX<br>
  GB
 </address>
 <address>
  <a href=mailto:me@gsnedders.com>me@gsnedders.com</a>
 </address>
 ...

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