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Re: How about a <notice>element?

From: Etan Wexler <ewexler@stickdog.com>
Date: 23 Aug 2002 11:40-0900
To: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <markup-for-names.2002-08-21@etan.wexler>

Christoph Päper wrote:

> Mark Stanton <mark@gruden.com>:
> >
> > Seriously though, can't anyone see the trap we are falling into? I
> don't
> see
> > why the <span class> of these
> > scenarios.
> 
> <p>Like <cite>Albert Einstein</cite> said: <blockquote><line>Keep it
> simple,
> as simple as possible,</line><line>but no
> simpler.</line></blockquote></p>
> 
> Seriously, you're not adding meaningful structure with span (or div)
> and
> class while you do with most other elements.
> Personally I'd like to have an element [...]
> for people, company or product names
> (e.g. <n> for "name" or <t> for "title") [...]

People names and organization names have been well done by OASIS:

<http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ciq/>

Let's make use of those vocabularies.

This still leaves the matter of names of creative and technical works.

-- 
Etan Wexler <mailto:ewexler@stickdog.com>
Drum and bass from outer space conquer human race.
Received on Friday, 23 August 2002 14:48:24 GMT

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