[uf-discuss] OpenID

Arve Bersvendsen arveb at opera.com
Wed Feb 21 01:10:57 PST 2007

On Tue, 20 Feb 2007 22:24:00 +0100, Thom Shannon <thom at ts0.com> wrote:

> Forgive me if this is going over old ground, I just joined this list and
> couldn't find what I was looking for on the wiki. Are there any
> particular conventions emerging for embedding an OpenID into a hCard?
> The openid-brainstorming page mentions using hCard on providers profile
> pages etc, but I was thinking there should be a way to have your OpenID
> on other profiles that can easily be consumed, allowing someone to see
> you on social network A and add you on their social network B based on
> you using the same OpenID.
> I'm guessing it would be as simple as <a class="url fn openid"
> href="http://ts0.com">? Just wanted to know what others are doing.

I would think that using a rel value would make more sense, since rel  
exists to signify the relationship between the current document (or  
context therein); <a href="http://example.com/" rel="openid.identifier">My  

Arve Bersvendsen, Web Applications Developer

Opera Software ASA, http://www.opera.com/

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