W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > whatwg@whatwg.org > April 2012

[whatwg] Footer inside header

From: Andrés Sanhueza <peroyomaslists@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2012 23:41:58 -0300
Message-ID: <CAPnRZcRfV9ixqCJhiaGW6WRKE5NZAa-td-d7q9ov=wo-3-uCOg@mail.gmail.com>
2012/4/26 Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis at googlemail.com>:
> On Apr 26, 2012 5:39 PM, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage at gmail.com> wrote:
>> according to the definition of
>> <footer>, it appears that authorship information is most appropriate
>> to put there. ?But sometimes the byline is placed inside the "header"
>> area, which is reasonably marked up with a <header>.
> Isn't that use case addressed by <address>?

No. <address> is much narrower and indicated in the spec as such.
Bylines can also contain the date or, in blog post, links to tags.
Received on Thursday, 26 April 2012 19:41:58 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Wednesday, 30 January 2013 18:48:07 GMT