Microformats *do* seek to change behaviour (was: XFN usage stats
and Re: [uf-discuss] rel="muse" implies romantic relationship?)
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Wed Dec 13 04:48:14 PST 2006
On 13 Dec 2006, at 11:53, Ciaran McNulty wrote:
> so my pages don't validate correctly if I add <address>
Actually, it's more severe than just not validating. Nesting block
level elements within ADDRESS triggers error-handling in browsers,
such that the DOM does not reflect your mark-up. Mark-up such as:
Will make a DOM of:
Where DIV is a sibling of ADDRESS, not a child.
This affects parsing, styling and anything you like, another reason
ADDRESS is not required by any microformat.
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