[uf-discuss] Microsummaries in Firefox
kmarks at technorati.com
Tue Mar 21 16:01:22 PST 2006
On Mar 21, 2006, at 3:37 PM, Ryan King wrote:
> On Mar 21, 2006, at 12:55 PM, Chris Messina wrote:
>> The definition:
>> A microsummary is a short compilation of the most important
>> information on a web page, f.e. the ticker symbol and price
>> for a stock quote page.
>> TWX: 17.07
>> A microsummary definition is a simple XML snippet telling
>> Firefox how to generate a microsummary for a set of pages.
>> The walk-thru:
>> The proposal: http://wiki.mozilla.org/Microsummaries
>> I feel like this is a perfect place for microformats -- and not XML.
>> have thoughts on this concept?
> I think <h*> are good enough.
Or how about hAtom, specifically
(historical note - this is what RSS was originally for - a list of
links to remote sites with a little extra context - see Slashdot's
slashboxes for example)
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