[microformats-discuss] Take 3 Re: Definition of "microformat" ?

Lucas Gonze lucas.gonze at gmail.com
Sat Sep 17 10:07:05 PDT 2005

On 9/17/05, Dr. Ernie Prabhakar <drernie at opendarwin.org> wrote:
> I do believe microformats *are* incredibly useful -- I'm just (still)
> trying to get my head around -which- problems it is truly useful for,
> so I neither sell them short nor over-hype them.

If you already have an application context which uses HTML, and you
want to benefit from third-party hacks, microformats are the one true

The idea of replacing existing XML formats intended solely for machine
processing with the equivalent semantic HTML strikes me as irrational

- Lucas

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