[uf-discuss] hCard: url and tel

ryan ryan at theryanking.com
Mon Jan 7 10:43:32 PST 2008

On Jan 6, 2008, at 12:30 PM, Andy Mabbett wrote:
> In message <47804C38.1040101 at t-tec.com.au>, Katrina <Kaz at t-tec.com.au>
> writes
>> I want to specify a work-related telephone number, but I just want to
>> label it 'Phone:'. The closest I can find to do this is the abbr,
>> however, work is not an abbreviation of 'phone'.
>> eg. <abbr class="type" title="work">Phone</abbr>
>> Q2. Would it be possible to do something like this, instead?
>> <span class="type" title="work">Phone</span>
> We could - if there is sufficient support - adapt the recently- 
> proposed
> "sub-microformat" pattern, so that:
>         <foo class="tel-work">5555555</a>
> becomes parsed as a "work-type" 'phone number.

I don't think we want to do this, because it puts human-readable data  
("work") in a spot that's no longer visible.


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