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

Rob Mientjes robmientjes at gmail.com
Sat Apr 16 05:57:20 PDT 2005

On 4/16/05, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> Is there any advantage to marking up people's names?

I dunno. I was just trying to fill the gap of need ;)

> Maybe we should just let ship names be marked up by <i> (it is, after all,
> an instance of use of a term, as it were), and say that <cite> can be used
> for any reference to a publication, including those that aren't really
> citations ("my favourite book is <cite>...</cite>").

Well, then let's hear some voices about that change in semantics and
usage (Anne? ;)).

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