Some notes on styling suggestions for microformats specs.
start with w3c manual of style
In general, a lot has been adapted from the W3C manual of style and that is a good reference to start with.
Some specific changes:
The W3C manual of style section on editors provides some good guidelines for affiliations. We make the following explicit changes from their guidelines:
- focus on the people not organizations. To better attribute editorship/authorship to individual people (rather than their organizations), microformats specs put affiliations in parentheses.
- explicit hCard markup. We have begun marking up the editor(s)/author(s) of microformats specs with hCard 1.0.
The hCard spec itself provides a good example of both of these points: