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Re: Microformat support

From: Bruce Boughton <bruce@bruceboughton.me.uk>
Date: Wed, 16 May 2007 13:15:02 +0100
Message-ID: <464AF5C6.2010206@bruceboughton.me.uk>
To: Henrik Dvergsdal <henrik.dvergsdal@hibo.no>
CC: public-html@w3.org

Henrik Dvergsdal wrote:
> Maybe microformats deserve a tag of their own ...?
> -- 
> Henrik

Why? The point of microformats seems to be to add semantic information 
in a backwards-compatible manner.  Today this will be using the 
constructs they propose.  This will be very entrenched by the time HTML5 
comes out so I think HTML5 should not make special allowance for 
Microformats, but instead forge its own path. 

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