Martin Atkins (mart) wrote in apparentlymart,
Martin Atkins

Mourning the death of the "rev" attribute

Let's play "name the opposing relationship". rel="employer" is to rel="employee" as:

  • rel="attendee" is to ... ?
  • rel="member" is to ... ?
  • rel="venue" is to ... ?

rev is not an acceptable solution, and is being removed in HTML5. What's the alternative?


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