[uf-discuss] microformats for normal people, like my mum

Paul Wilkins paul_wilkins at xtra.co.nz
Thu Jun 28 17:47:43 PDT 2007

From: "Alex Faaborg" <faaborg at mozilla.com>
|> Mozilla's user experience team is going to continue brainstorming the
> best way to expose microformat detection to end users, along with the 
> rest of the mozilla community.  I'll post updates to this list from  time 
> to time, and it will be interesting to see what interfaces and  names 
> other people come up with as well.

The RSS feeds are accessed in the browser through the feed button.
So it makes sense that the microformat data should be accessed through the 
data button.

I do like data, it's concise and is easy to explain.

Q: What kind of data can I get from the data button?
A: Contact details, calender entries, geographic locations, . . .

Q: Does the data button always get the information?
A: No, only when the page author has specially marked out those parts of the 

Paul Wilkins 

More information about the microformats-discuss mailing list