[whatwg] Microdata and Linked Data

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Fri Jul 24 04:32:52 PDT 2009

Peter Mika wrote:
> Hi All,
> I've been taking a closer look at microdata. While I like the proposal 
> in general, in particular the chance to unite microformat style 
> annotations with some of the Semantic Web formalism (such as URIs for 
> objects), there are still a number of points that I feel could be 
> improved. So here are my proposals for discussion:
> #1
> The use of a URI as the value of the id attribute. It seems to me there 
> is actually nothing in the spec that would stop this:
> ...

IDs like that would be very hard to use as fragment identifier...

 > ...

BR, Julian

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