HTML5 Microdata and

  • Jason Ronallo, North Carolina State University Libraries,

code4lib 2012, Tuesday 7 February 2012, 11:20-11:40

When the big search engines announced support for HTML5 microdata and the vocabularies, the balance of power for semantic markup in HTML shifted.

  • What is microdata?
  • Where does microdata fit with regards to other approaches like RDFa and microformats?
  • Where do libraries stand in the worldview of and what can they do about it?
  • How can implementing microdata and optimize your sites for search engines?
  • What tools are available?


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