[uf-new] hMedia?

Regine Heidorn regine at regine-heidorn.de
Thu Jul 19 13:20:05 PDT 2007

Am 19.07.2007 um 15:26 schrieb Manu Sporny:

> Regine Heidorn wrote:
>> Just a short thought, maybe it doesn't make sense.
>> What about using hReview for all kind of media with a subcategory  
>> hMedia
>> and a specification of the media like audio, movie, website etc.?
>> I mean: hAudio anyway is related to hReview, which is logical. So why
>> not stretch this relation to hMedia, which can be specified into  
>> audio,
>> movie and other kinds of media. Information to be made about author,
>> publisher, director, producer, label, licence etc. are very much
>> similar, so one would only need to include some Extras for one  
>> media or
>> the other.
> The goal with hAudio, hImage and hVideo (hMedia in general) has  
> been to
> embed them in other Microformats such as hAtom, hReview, and hProduct.
> As far as hReview is concerned, the current approach is to embed the
> information in the hReview DESCRIPTION field.
> Thus, if you are doing a review about an album, you would include the
> hAudio markup of the album in the DESCRIPTION field of the hReview.
> Does that address your concern?

Yes, perfectly ;-)


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