[uf-discuss] Jeremy's inline friend link pattern

Thom Shannon thom at ts0.com
Wed Dec 5 08:54:30 PST 2007

> I wonder if this would solve a problem I've had in the past - marking 
> up variations on a name, within a text, to indicate that they all 
> refer to the same person (eg. Captain Cook or James Cook or just 
> simply Cook). <cite> with a title attribute could probably do that, 
> with a unique full name in the title attribute.
That sounds more like a case for abbr, they're all abbreviations of 
"Captain James Cook". You could also use a link to a common URI to 
indicate they're all referring to the same entity, possibly with a rel?

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