[uf-discuss] Re: Re: [microformats-discuss] Fiction
chris at commerce.net
Mon Nov 7 13:11:59 PST 2005
Tim White wrote:
> As for a separate book review format, there really isn't a need.
> Microformats are modular by nature (yes?) so you would simply use
> relevant bits of the citation format within hReview.
Seems reasonable if it would work, and if there are appropriate
syntactic markers already defined.
> Likewise, author names in the citation format could be marked up
> based on the hCard format. I've recently added hReview (using hCard
> for reviews' names) to the reference reviews on our Web site
hCard lets you insert the things you know about the author's contact
information, but I don't see an obvious way to use it to identify the
author of the work being reviewed. Not quite the same thing. Am I
I found a couple of book reviews at reviews.gale.com, but none of them
had any markup on the book's authors. Can you point to an example that
> I'd also like to mark up the products being reviewed and a citation
> format seems natural. On a personal note, I'd simply like a way to
> mark up book titles. There just isn't a good way to do that at the
hReview requires that "item info" give the name of the reviewed object.
Why isn't that what you are looking for?
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