[uf-discuss] Persons, Groups, Resources

Ciaran McNulty mail at ciaranmcnulty.com
Thu Oct 26 02:16:09 PDT 2006

On 10/26/06, Lorenzo De Tomasi <lorenzo.detomasi at gmail.com> wrote:
> The code:
> <li class="vcard person"><span class="fn n">Tantek Çelik</span></li>
> is compatible with the standard code:
> <li class="vcard"><span class="fn n">Tantek Çelik</span></li>?

Yes that's correct, an hCard parser will ignore any classes it's not
aware of[1], so you can add any other identifiers onto it.

However, hCard does already distinguish between organisations and
individuals [2] (who can then be members of an organisation), so the
extra markup may not be worth it.

-Ciaran McNulty

  [1] http://microformats.org/wiki/hcard-parsing#forward_compatible_parsing
  [2] http://microformats.org/wiki/hcard#Organization_Contact_Info

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