[whatwg] <cite> versus |cite|

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis bhawkeslewis at googlemail.com
Tue Jan 16 03:54:38 PST 2007

Mathew Raymond wrote:
> Well, first of all, it doesn't cover cases without hyperlinks:
> | <p><q>Blah</q>, said Baz</p>

Anne van Kesteren responded:
> I don't think that case is very interesting.

Well, even without a URI, user agents could do a crude lookup on the
contents of the cite element. For example, a user agent presented with
metadata as crass as <cite>Hamlet, I.ii</cite> could query Google: 


and retrieve


Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis

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