Simon Willison’s Weblog

2 items tagged “rdfa”


[whatwg] Annotating structured data that HTML has no semantics for. Hixie’s proposal for microdata, a simplified RDFa to be included in the HTML5 spec which allows self-contained communities to invent their own microformat-style spec and use it to add structured semantics to their markup. Whether or not you like the proposal itself the explanation is a fascinating read. # 11th May 2009, 2:41 pm


Introducing RDFa. A way of representing RDF triples in XML that doesn’t suck. # 15th February 2007, 12:22 am