[uf-new] hAudio: audio-title/album-title vs. recording/album

Scott Reynen scott at makedatamakesense.com
Sat Oct 13 08:50:50 PDT 2007

On Oct 13, 2007, at 8:32 AM, Martin McEvoy wrote:

>> Why is "track" nested in "item" in the latter example, but not the
>> former?
> where Item only has a single property it can be used:
> <span class="item fn">Nagasaki Nightmare</span>
> of course you can do it like this,
> <span class="item"><span class="fn">Nagasaki Nightmare</span></span>
> but I dont really see the point?

The point is clear semantics.  There's no way of knowing with  
class="item fn" that the fn is a subproperty of the item.  Merging  
properties and subproperties into the same element is not considered  
valid in any microformat for this reason.  If you want to change  
that, please raise the issue in a thread outside the hAudio  
discussion, as it would be a major change affecting every single  

Scott Reynen

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