[uf-discuss] When is the right time to use hmeasure, hangle, and hmoney?

Ian Yang ian at invigoreight.com
Mon Apr 8 15:22:10 PDT 2013

On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 5:09 AM, Martin Leese
<martin.leese at stanfordalumni.org> wrote:
> Ian Yang wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 8, 2013 at 2:58 AM, Martin Leese wrote:
> ...
>>> Also, Measure is a draft standard,  As there is
>>> no process to ratify draft microformats, this
>>> status isn't going to change.  It is possible,
>>> therefore, for the draft to change under your
>>> feet.  Finally, having said that, this particular
>>> draft was last modified in 2008, so it is
>>> moribund and change is unlikely.
>> Does that mean it hasn't been officially added into microformats?
> This is a meaningless question.  The only
> microformat standards that have been ratified
> are hCard and hCalendar (although how this
> happened is a mystery).  Everything else
> remains a draft standard although some, such
> as hResume, have attracted support.
> As I said in my previous post, the key is
> support.  Measure has not attracted support.
> In addition, microformats are being
> superseded by Microdata.  I can not see any
> benefit to deploying Measure; nobody
> supports it, and they never will.
> Regards,
> Martin

I see. Thanks for explanations.

Kind Regards,
Ian Yang

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