[uf-discuss] Microformat for news indexes?

Kevin Marks kmarks at technorati.com
Wed Feb 8 14:39:12 PST 2006

On Feb 8, 2006, at 2:04 PM, Ryan King wrote:
>> Would hAtom be appropriate for this type of use? Or is it a case that
>> could more usefully be handled with its own specialized microformat?
>> (hAtom has most of what's required, but not source - i.e. "New York 
>> Times"
>> - or image).
> The way to answer the question "is hAtom enough?" is to try using it 
> and see where if falls short. The only thing I see in your list above 
> that isn't in hAtom is 'image,' which could easily just be in the 
> content of an post.

Also look at the [thing]-info work going on around describing 
individual works such as photos, blog posts, songs and the like.


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