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Re: My comments on the XHTML 2 draft.

From: Mark Gallagher <mark@cyberfuddle.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2002 17:56:38 +1000
Message-ID: <3D576A36.2040009@cyberfuddle.com>
To: Jonas Jørgensen <jonasj@jonasj.dk>
CC: www-html@w3.org

Jonas Jørgensen wrote:
> 
> Mark Gallagher wrote:
> 
>>>> Another idea for an element I shall call <Title> (note: upper case 
>>>> T, because obviously there is already a <title> element) Anyway, it 
>>>> could
>>>> be used to mark up the titles of books, software packages, films and 
>>>> songs. Right now, <span> classes have to be used instead.
>>>
>>>
>>> This one I strongly support (though maybe Title isn't the greatest 
>>> name for it).
>>
>>
>> <cite> seems fairly appropriate to me for this.
> 
> 
> "The cite element contains a citation or a reference to other sources"
> 
> What if you're not referencing another source, but merely mentioning the 
> title of some book? Is <cite> appropriate then?

I'd consider that a citation.


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