[whatwg] use cases for untitled article and section elements

Bruce Lawson brucel at opera.com
Tue Jan 15 06:08:17 PST 2013

On Tue, 15 Jan 2013 13:44:44 -0000, Steve Faulkner  
<faulkner.steve at gmail.com> wrote:

> what is the use of the untitled articles?
> or of the 133 untitled articles on
> http://html5doctor.com/designing-a-blog-with-html5/
> what is the use case for using <article> in this case over the use of
> other markup such as lists?

I can't answer for other doctors, but I see no advantage there (although I  
see no advantage to using lists, either).

On my own blog, which also uses <article> for comments, I'm considering  
changing it from

comment by Fred on 12 Dec at 4.52
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<h3>Fred said on 12 Dec at 4.52</h3>
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so there are are headings by which comments may be navigated,


Bruce Lawson
Open standards evangelist
Developer Relations Team


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