[uf-discuss] RFC: Using <img>'s alt attribute for Microformats

Ryan King ryan at technorati.com
Wed Dec 14 16:20:19 PST 2005

On Dec 14, 2005, at 3:26 PM, Charles Iliya Krempeaux wrote:
> IMO, "title" should take precedece over anything else.  (Don't have a
> reference in the HTML spec to back it up but,...)

I disagree. See my previous mail [http://microformats.org/discuss/ 
mail/microformats-discuss/2005-December/002401.html], where I  
actually have references from the spec.


> it seems to kind of
> be the purpose of the "title" attribute.  For example:
>     <p>
>         Read <a href="http://changelog.ca/" title="Weblog for Charles
> Iliya Krempeaux">my blog</a>.
>     </p>
> The phrase "my blog" would a back title for "http://changelog.ca/" so
> we override this with the use of the "title".  Same would apply to an
> image.

Ryan King
ryan at technorati.com

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