[uf-discuss] An Inconvenient hCard

Andy Mabbett andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Sun Mar 11 17:28:39 PST 2007

In message
<923a87360703111806r3ca727dbu39a934f3b62ef850 at mail.gmail.com>, Ara
Pehlivanian <ara.pehlivanian at gmail.com> writes

>Tel.: (514) 123-4567
>Fax: (514) 123-4568
>Yet with the required "voice"/"fax" types it ends up like this:
>Voice Tel.: (514) 123-4567
>Fax Fax: (514) 123-4568
>or in the French version of the page:
>Voice Tél.: (514) 123-4567
>Fax Téléc.: (514) 123-4568

You might use:

        <abbr class="type" title="voice">Tel<abbr>

        <abbr class="type" title="fax">Fax<abbr>


        <abbr class="type" title="voice">Tél<abbr>

        <abbr class="type" title="fax">Téléc<abbr>

Though there are concerns that that's an abuse of "abbr".

Andy Mabbett

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