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==Issues==
==Issues==
* How should dates before the common era be marked up? [[User:AndyMabbett|Andy Mabbett]]
* How should dates before the common era be marked up? [[User:AndyMabbett|Andy Mabbett]]
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* If a web page is created or edited by a non-technical human, it is unfriendly to expect them to work in ISO date format. [[User:CharlesBelov|Charles Belov]]
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==See also==

Revision as of 22:31, 12 May 2008

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ISO 8601

The International Standards Organisation's standard, number 8601 is an international standard for date and time representations. It is used for all date-time representations in microformats.

Overview

For a plain-language overview of ISO 8601, we recommend the ISO 8601 summary by Markus Kuhn.

Microformats

Microformats using ISO8601 include:

RFC 3339

RFC 3339 defines a profile of ISO 8601 for the use in Internet protocols and standards.

Microformats SHOULD use RFC 3339.

Issues

See also

Related pages

iso-8601 was last modified: Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

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