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Re: XHTML module for addresses

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 22 May 2003 15:08:04 -0400
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At 5:11 -0400 2003-05-16, Robin Lionheart wrote:
>My ideal is to see inline tags like <person>, <city>, and <email> whose
>semantics are useful both inside and outside addresses.
>For example, if I want to mark up the name of the author of a blockquote as
>a person's name, I don't need <vcard:prefix> <vcard:given> <vcard:family>
><vcard:suffix> granularity, and it's a bit silly to open a new card for each
>such reference. <person> is useful enough for search engines, cluing spell
>checkers, &c.


Karl Dubost / W3C - Conformance Manager

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