[uf-discuss] rel-tag for hierarchical categories

Benjamin Carlyle benjamincarlyle at optusnet.com.au
Fri Dec 2 21:38:16 PST 2005


I'm wanting to use tags as part of my blog entry posts, but I don't like
explicit tagging. I just want a single link at the bottom of each blog
entry to point to its category, and for that to be interpreted as one or
more tags.

Now, rel-tag appears to do the right thing for:

Now I want it to make sense of a hierarchical category system:

I think the current proposal would tag this as
"software/httpsubscription", when in fact it really means two tags:

What will current parsing do (especially technorati) with my input? Is
my data point something that could be applied more generally? Should the
specification cover this case?

Benjamin Carlyle <benjamincarlyle at optusnet.com.au>

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