[whatwg] Ghosts from the past and the semantic Web

Toby A Inkster mail at tobyinkster.co.uk
Thu Aug 28 06:58:32 PDT 2008

Eduard Pascual <herenvardo at gmail.com> wrote:

> <style> and <script> are used to define document-wide styles and
> behaviors. Once again, we lack something to achieve this for
> semantics.

But we do have such a tool - GRDDL. GRDDL provides a method to  
extract semantics from existing HTML structures (e.g. classes, etc).  
After parsing, GRDDL and RDFa both yield RDF triples, so the two  
techniques are complementary - the data extracted from each can be  
combined safely.

Toby A Inkster
<mailto:mail at tobyinkster.co.uk>

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