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Re: <time>, <meta>, <data> in schema.org examples

From: Robert Kost <rkost@thematix.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2011 06:53:00 -0500
To: Martin Hepp <martin.hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org>, "public-vocabs@w3.org Vocabularies" <public-vocabs@w3.org>, Dan Brickley <danbri2011@danbri.org>
Message-ID: <CAEA5F33.701C%rkost@thematix.com>
In addition, using <time> per the examples given for Restaurant
@openingHours produces errors in the webmaster tool.  Using <time> per the
specification does not.  So, perhaps the examples are erroneous?

Rob


On 11/17/11 4:13 AM, "Martin Hepp" <martin.hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org> wrote:

>Dear Dan, all:
>
>As far as I know, the <time> element is being dropped from the HTML5
>Microdata spec, but there has been some debate on this [2].
>
>I saw that many examples on the schema.org pages have been updated to use
><meta> and <data> instead, but there are still examples with <time>.
>
>Giving the ongoing discussion - what is Google's position on using <time>
>in schema.org markup in Microdata syntax? Should it be all migrated to
>meta/data or is this irrelevant for you?
>
>If you want to drop <time>, then please update all schema.org
>documentation accordingly, e.g.
>
>   http://schema.org/LocalBusiness
>
>Thanks for a clarification.
>
>I assume that the uncertainty about this part of Microdata modeling
>creates a lot of friction for developers willing to add schema.org to
>their sites.
>
>Best
>
>
>Martin Hepp
>[1] http://blog.whatwg.org/weekly-time-data
>[2] http://blog.whatwg.org/weekly-tpac-2011
>
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