[microformats-discuss] Discovery of microformats
ryan at technorati.com
Tue Jul 12 12:32:02 PDT 2005
On Jul 12, 2005, at 11:41 AM, Joshua Porter wrote:
> In trying to understand why I should, as a developer, produce
> microformat code, I realized that I don't know how to find out
> which sites use microformats and which don't. (Tantek's pointer on
> microformats.org the other day reminded me of this)
> How would I (or my browsing/aggregating software) discover that a
> site is using microformats?
A couple of ways:
1. You could tell it that there are microformats there. :)
2. The UA could parse the page, looking for microformats that it
3. Profile URL- microformats can have a profile url, which is in the
profile attribute of the head element.
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