[uf-discuss] Hidden metadata no microformats

Benjamin West bewest at gmail.com
Mon Jul 2 11:41:08 PDT 2007

http://tantek.com/log/2005/06.html#d03t2359 "Principles of visibility
and human friendliness".

One question invisible metadata raises is if it's not worth seeing,
why is it worth publishing?


On 6/30/07, Andy Mabbett <andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk> wrote:
> Several editors on Wikipedia are calling for the modification of the
> templates which implement microformat, to use hidden metadata.
> I thought there was a prohibition on hidden metadata in the specs, or at
> least somewhere on the wiki, but all I Can find now is:
>         visible data is much better for humans than invisible metadata
> on:
>  <http://microformats.org/wiki/microformats#the_microformats_principles>
> Can someone remind me what I'm missing, please?
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> Andy Mabbett
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