[microformats-discuss] RFC: Thoughts on Video and Audio Microformats

David Janes -- BlogMatrix davidjanes at blogmatrix.com
Tue Oct 18 13:32:58 PDT 2005

Charles Iliya Krempeaux wrote:
> OK, I think I "get it" now.  Microformats aren't really anything new. 
> They're just a formalization of what alot of people have been doing
> for quite some time.

It's the concept of systematically formalizing what people are doing 
with HTML and using that as a conduit for semantic data that's new.

Previous approaches were built around some combination of top-down 
design and/or XML applications.

Regards, etc...

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