[microformats-discuss] hWidgets

Ryan King ryan at technorati.com
Fri Sep 23 10:27:51 PDT 2005

On Sep 23, 2005, at 8:35 AM, Kevin Lawver wrote:

> Hi all,
>     I just joined the list yesterday, but have had an interest in  
> microformats for a while now, and have been promoting them within  
> my company (AOL) for a while now.  We're working on our first  
> "serious" microformat, which smells a lot like hWidget.  I've read  
> the whole thread on hWidget, and the only example I see is the  
> ticking clock.  Is there a profile for it yet, or is that example  
> the whole of hWidget?

To be honest, hWidget is actually a bit out of line with the typical  
process we use for developing microformats [http://microformats.org/ 

There was no documentation of current behavior, nor analysis of  
current schemas (explicit or implicit).

>     I'll hopefully be releasing the first draft of our profile in  
> the next week or so (if I can get everyone to sign off on making it  
> public). I'll be sure to send it to the list, and I'd love your  
> feedback on it, and help making it as suitable for general use as  
> possible.

You might want to take a look at http://microformats.org/wiki/process  
for ways to go about this.

Thanks for your interest and welcome to the group.

Ryan King
ryan at technorati.com

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