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[whatwg] many messages regarding image captions

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2006 07:56:11 +0000
Message-ID: <1164700571.16853.6.camel@galahad>
On Tue, 2006-11-28 at 01:15 -0500, fantasai wrote:
> I'd suggest using <address>, e.g.
> 
>    <figure>
>      <img>
>      <address>Photo by Mariel</address>
>    </figure>
> 
>    <figure>
>      <img>
>      <caption>Carcassonne</caption>
>      <address>Photo by Mariel</address>
>    </figure>

Mere attribution is not "contact information". If all attributions
included a link to the creator's or copyright holder's webpage, or an
email address, that would work, but there's no guarantee they will. Such
usage dilutes the meaning of <address/>.

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Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Monday, 27 November 2006 23:56:11 UTC

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