[uf-discuss] Microformats in Form Fields

Ben Ward lists at ben-ward.co.uk
Thu Oct 5 01:29:34 PDT 2006

On 4 Oct 2006, at 19:37, Scott Reynen wrote:
> What is the benefit of using the same root class name for forms  
> accepting a microformat as we use for the published microformat?

The first that comes to mind: If the form is pre-filled then you have  
a valid vcard that could be parsed (with the addition of some form  
parsing rules). Take for example an ‘Edit Profile’ page that contains  
existing values.

Whether that falls outside 80/20 I'm not sure.

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