[uf-discuss] Principles of Microformats?

Mike Schinkel mikeschinkel at gmail.com
Sat Dec 16 01:54:46 PST 2006

Siegfried Gipp wrote:
> > Mike, interesting list.
> > > 1.) Includes visible-only
> > Yeah, microformats only represent visible data.
> Sure? Think of:
> <link rel="tag" href="http://www.microformats.org/xfolk" 
> title="xfolk"/>

When I've discussed proposing numerous non-visible Microformats, Tantek (and
others) told me "no" (numerous times.) I can dig up some quotes if need be.
So I was documenting and clarifying philosophy, not prior deviations from.

> Don't forget xhtml :)

It was assumed.

> Unfortunately. Although microformats could be quite useful 
> for other types of web resources, too.


-Mike Schinkel

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