[microformats-discuss] Blog post format thoughts on xentry:
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Tantek Ç elik
tantek at cs.stanford.edu
Tue Aug 16 03:34:58 PDT 2005
On 8/16/05 3:22 AM, "David Janes -- BlogMatrix" <davidjanes at blogmatrix.com>
> Geoffrey Glass wrote:
>> I am updating my annotation code using the class names proposed by David
>> Janes. I want to see a standard more than particular class names. The
>> fierce debate about even the need for a blog microformat suggests that
>> following Atom's lead is the quickest route to some kind of agreement.
> I'm going to start moving these discussion points into the Wiki today
> (time permitting -- work is backloading a little) and also provide a
> place can vote (i.e. +1, +2, whatever) against the alternatives (RSS,
> Atom, and existing template format)
>> I'll repeat David's six class name suggestions:
This discussion is putting the cart before the horse.
So far there has been no thorough discussion / documentation of the current
blog post formats being used on the *Web* today (i.e. in XHTML) on the wiki.
Coming up with names and voting on them is a waste of theoretical thinking
without the proper background research to back it up.
If you really want to advance a blog post format, first document current
*and* formats (with examples of them as well)
And then please try experimenting with ideas on your own blog (feel free to
post your URLs here) before proposing any.
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