spoiler post is a post that contains information that will spoil something such as a movie, in the IndieWeb this would be a post that communicated to a parser/reader that the content of the post might spoil info about a new book, tv show, movie, etc.
Marty McGuire uses details and summary elements to provide text transcripts for each post of This Week in the IndieWeb Audio Edition that are hidden by default with a “Show/Hide Transcript” click target to reveal them.
Goodreads has the ability to mark a review as containing spoilers.
- content warning
- Example: https://tantek.com/log/2003/08.html#L20030813t1158 a book review that mentions the book in the post without quoting/summarizing from it, that then links to the complete review separately, so the viewer has a chance to decide if they want to see stuff from inside the book or not.