[uf-discuss] Indicating the author of a web page (was: Re: invisible metadata)

Ryan King ryan at technorati.com
Tue Nov 22 14:05:18 PST 2005

On Nov 22, 2005, at 9:56 AM, Robert Bachmann wrote:

> Carl Beeth wrote:
>> The most elegant solution would be to make the reviewer optional if
>> there is an author indicated on page level. BTW is there a
>> microformated way to indicate the author of a web page?
> IMO a suitable HTML idiom is:
>  <addr class="vcard">...</addr>
> Example:
>  <addr class="vcard"><a href="http://example.com" class="fn url">John
>  Doe</a></addr>
> For multiple authors there are at least two possiblities:
> #1: Using two hcards inside of one address element.
> #2: Using two address elements with the class value "vcard".
> I leave it to the list to decide which one is more elegant.
> My question is: Should this be part of the hcard spec?

See #1 here: http://microformats.org/wiki/hcard-faq

Ryan King
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