[uf-discuss] microformats for normal people, like my mum
Rickards, Julian (NDM)
julian.rickards at ontario.ca
Thu Jun 28 06:36:30 PDT 2007
Not to suggest a change to the name but when you compare the size of the
specs for the Elemental Microformats such as XFN, VoteLinks, and
Rel-Nofollow with the Compound Microformats such as hCard, hCalendar and
hReview, it seems like the latter might be better suited under the
umbrella of "mini-formats".
From: Ben Ward
Microformats is a good name for developers. It encompasses a large range
of different, mostly discrete and often unrelated data formats.
It has nothing at all to do with user-facing exposure of that data.
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