What is a showroll? Think blogroll to shows. A showroll is a listing of the shows someone watches. Although it can be used to list the shows someone watches on traditional TV, it is most useful when it is used to list the Internet TV shows someone watches.
This page brainstorms microformat usage applied to what is called: Internet TV, IPTV, NewTube, vlogging, vidblogging, etc.
Any show microformat should be guided by current practice, in the wild, for specifying a show. Below are a list of known show formats currently found on the web.
Show Strawman #1
A listing of shows watched.
<div class="shows"> <a rel="show" href="...">...</a> <a rel="show" href="...">...</a> <a rel="show" href="...">...</a> </div>
- MicroShowroll Tester - This tool extracts any MicroShowrolls it finds and lists them out. Useful for seeing if you encoded your page properly with this Microformat. For example, to see it in action try: http://newtube.org/tester/microshowroll?url=http://changelog.ca/