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[whatwg] microformats incompatible with WebApps 1.0 ?

From: Mike Schinkel <mikeschinkel@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2006 05:15:12 -0500
Message-ID: <008401c720fb$12e535c0$2102fea9@Guides.local>
George Staikos wrote:
>     Isn't Microformat predicated on the fact that anyone can 
> embed additional information in HTML by simply placing it 
> there in a structured format that conforms to the standard?   

Not according to Tantek on uf-discuss.  He claims those are "semantic
markup" and that microformats are only those things that are vetting on
uf-discuss and published as a "specification" on the microformat.org wiki.

> Maybe you mean to distinguish "microformat" from "Microformat"?

Hehe.  I used that distinction on uf-discuss simply for the purpose of
communicating, and got slapped for potentially creating a meme. ;-)

-Mike Schinkel
Received on Saturday, 16 December 2006 02:15:12 UTC

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