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Re: role="subheading" or role="subtitle" to replace hgroup

From: Bruce Lawson <brucel@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 08 Apr 2011 10:30:49 +0100
To: "Steve Faulkner" <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, "Masataka Yakura" <myakura.web@gmail.com>
Cc: "HTMLWG WG" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.vtl4pnl8h8on37@bruce-pc>
On Fri, 08 Apr 2011 10:00:45 +0100, Masataka Yakura  
<myakura.web@gmail.com> wrote:

> Given that: major browsers now recognize hgroup in parsing and styling
> level [1][2][3][4][5]; some people have already start using it; and
> there are lots of books on HTML5 markup talking about using hgroup
> along with sectioning elements, so I don't really want hgroup to be
> removed from the spec...

As the author of an HTML5 book, I'd be delighted to remove hgroup from it  
and talk about <div role=subheading> or <div subheading> or whatever.

(Not speaking as a rep from Opera)

Hang loose and stay groovy,

Bruce Lawson
Web Evangelist
www.opera.com (work)
www.brucelawson.co.uk (personal)
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Received on Friday, 8 April 2011 10:04:11 UTC

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