[uf-discuss] Microformat Question

fantasai fantasai.lists at inkedblade.net
Wed Mar 8 17:40:09 PST 2006

Paul Kinlan wrote:
> Hi,
> <span class=qa><span class=question>Where does paul kinlan 
> live?</span><span class=answer>liverpool</span></span>

I think <dl><dt><dd> are more appropriate elements for this task.
A microformat should be designed so that even if you remove all
the class names, it still makes sense as semantic HTML.

> Is this a good idea?  Is it worth progressing?  Has it already been 
> discussed?

I think so.

FYI, DocBook has a set of elements devoted to marking up Q&A:


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