[uf-discuss] country-code may be missing from hCard/adr spec
mdagn at spraci.com
Mon Feb 26 11:51:19 PST 2007
> UK is the abbreviated form of United Kingdom. As such, it should be in
> the content of the tag, or else using the abbr element is unnecessary.
> However, I have no clue as to whether the class country- name is
> appropriate for country codes, which seems to be the issue. I was just
> commenting on the general html.
It looks like what is really needed is a standard way to represent standard
country codes - so that machines can look up related information for the
country without the hit and miss problems of freeform text names for places.
(but keeping it simple for parsers or authors)
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