[microformats-discuss] Definition of "microformat"?
ryan at technorati.com
Fri Sep 16 10:38:09 PDT 2005
On Sep 16, 2005, at 9:18 AM, Dr. Ernie Prabhakar wrote:
> Hi all,
> I can never resist a good etymological workout. :-) Here's my take:
> Microformats are
> terse conventions
> for using existing tags
> and brief, descriptive class names
> that assign precise semantics
> for a single, well-defined problem domain
> within HTML/XHTML/XML documents
> In short, "Microformats are terse conventions that assign precise
That's very terse.... and precise.
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