[uf-discuss] Microformat idea: store hours
shrub at mac.com
Fri Nov 11 11:47:07 PST 2005
I mentioned this to Tantek a few weeks ago, and he said I should
email the list.
One type of structured data I would like to see on the web is store
hours. It would be really nice if I could go to a web site and find
out easily, and in a standard manner, what the hours of operation are
for that business.
My first thought is that there is a lot of overlap with the vcalendar
My second thought is that there are a lot of contingencies/edge
cases. For example:
* what about a web site for a chain of stores, each with different
* what about a Target with one set of hours for the main store and
one set for the pharmacy?
* what about exceptions, like holidays?
* what about stores with different sets of seasonal hours?
I'm sure the list has more ideas on this topic, and I'd love to hear
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