[whatwg] Proposal of an <author> element
ian at hixie.ch
Thu Dec 18 09:40:10 PST 2008
On Thu, 18 Dec 2008, Nils Dagsson Moskopp wrote:
> Quotations in the context of an article usually consist of three
> * the actual quote
> * the author of the quote
> * the citation source
> For two of these parts, there is markup; however, for the author, there
> is none. I have no reason to believe that the author is of significantly
> less importance than the citation source, and also no reason to assert
> that the author is frequently omitted.
> Therefore, I am proposing to add an <author> element to the spec.
On Thu, 18 Dec 2008, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis wrote:
> It's not clear what end-user problem you're trying to solve; you'll need to
> define that first. See the FAQ on feature proposals:
Benjamin is right; we need convincing use cases before adding new
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