[whatwg] [web-apps] 2.7.8 The i element

Rob Mientjes robmientjes at gmail.com
Sat Apr 16 03:52:33 PDT 2005

On 4/16/05, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
>   <p class="note">The <code>i</code> element is not appropriate for
>   marking up names (e.g. of people, or of ships).</p> <!-- XXX what is? -->


> Currently I don't have an answer. Should we introduce a <name> element?

Heh. That will make some pedants quite angry.

<name><abbr title="Extensible Hypertext Markup Language">XHTML</abbr></name>

How do you visualise that yourself?

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