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microformats microformat support for Foswiki


This Plugins adds support for a number of microformats.
  1. microID MicroID, which allows a user to Verifiably Claim their User Topic, through the use of a hash of the Url and their registered email address
    • The microid will be automatically added to the html header when viewing any user's topic.
  2. xfn hCard with a little xfn, a simple, open, distributed format for representing Foswiki users.
    • useage: =%HCARD{"WikiName"}% - uses the UserForm data on a user's Topic to create a hCard.
    • perhaps will need to use JS to auto add hCards to user topics?
  3. HEVENT{start="" end="" url="" location="" summary="" description=""} calendar view (work in progress)


If installed and enabled (%HCARD{%WIKINAME%}%): %HCARD{WikiGuest}%

HEVENT{start="" end="" url="" location="" summary="" description=""} %HEVENT{start="14 Aug 2018" url="" summary="fosiki rocks your foswiki" description="free open source works."}%

Browser addins

Safari microformats plugin and Operator for Firefox are 2 addins that extend your Browser to help you use Microformats.

Installation Instructions

You do not need to install anything in the browser to use this extension. The following instructions are for the administrator who installs the extension on the server.

Open configure, and open the "Extensions" section. Use "Find More Extensions" to get a list of available extensions. Select "Install".

If you have any problems, or if the extension isn't available in configure, then you can still install manually from the command-line. See for more help.

Plugin Info

Plugin Author: Foswiki:Main.SvenDowideit - - wikiringlogo20x20.png
Copyright: © 2008,
License: GPL (Gnu General Public License)
Plugin Version: 2548 (20 Feb 2009)
Change History:  
20 Feb 2008: initial release for foswiki
Plugin Home:

Related Topics: Plugins, DeveloperDocumentationCategory, AdminDocumentationCategory, DefaultPreferences, SitePreferences

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Topic revision: r4 - 10 Dec 2009, CrawfordCurrie - This page was cached on 14 Aug 2018 - 11:14.

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