Eric left a note about the problem I had incorporating a latent OpenURL into a Wordpress comment. In a follow-up email forwarded from another discussion, alf pointed out that I was trying to put the link in a comment, where Wordpress is more suspicious of all links. So, here’s one in a posting, and it works: []. You’ll need an appropriate plugin to see anything between the square brackets; for me, it looks like this:

Activated latent OpenURL

What we need now is a new button on the Wordpress editing screen:

Wordpress Editing Screen

I need an “OpenURL” button: click it, get a popup form where I can input the citation metadata, and when I submit it the latent OpenURL is inserted in the post I’m writing.