[uf-discuss] wysiwyg editors and microformats
codepo8 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 25 10:06:24 PDT 2007
> I also think that bad microformatting is worse than no microformatting at
> all. Do we really need a lot of hcards with just a name and no other contact
> info? That's what you'd start getting if you add the functionality to a
> basic editor.
Well, this is what we are getting now with a lot of automatically
generated hcards, too. This is the other side of development where we
need to improve: simply converting an hcard to vcard via XSLT is not
enough, the conversion script needs to be clever enough to validate if
there is at least a url, phone number or email before converting it to
vcard or throw a message that there is not enough data to convert this
into a meaningful vcard.
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