Using Microformats

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"O'Reilly Media, Inc.", Sep 18, 2006 - Computers - 45 pages
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Microformats let you share structured information in HTML web pages. Although the information is visible to human readers--as it should be--software can also extract structured information.

This Short Cut is a general introduction to the history of microformats and an explanation why these ideas are rocketing to the forefront of technology. It includes information and examples on how to add all of the popular microformats used and consumed today to your documents. Also included is discussion of where the idea behind microformats originated and why the microformats process is so open for everyone to contribute.

With millions of instances of microformats on the Web, isn't it about time to learn what it's all about?

  

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Using Contents What Are Microformats?
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0596528175 Microformat Design Patterns
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information in HTML web pages Defining Microformats with XMDP
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software can also extract structured Styling Microformats
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About the author (2006)

Brian Sudadiscovered the Web in 1996 and since then has spend a great deal of each day exploring its nooks and crannies. His own small piece of the web to feed and groom can be found at http: //suda.co.uk/

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