[whatwg] Use of article to identify the main content of a web page

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Mon Nov 19 22:25:13 PST 2012

On Tue, 20 Nov 2012, Ian Yang wrote:
> "A hook for CSS styling" is just a side benefit. That's not the primary 
> thing I want. Personally I care about the meaningfulness and the 
> semantic aspect of HTML. Therefore what I want is a meaningful element 
> which is designed to wrap the content of a blog post.

Semantics for the sake of semantics is not a use case.

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