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Re: Next steps for Microdata

From: Andreas Kuckartz <A.Kuckartz@ping.de>
Date: 24 Apr 2013 13:30:17 +0200
Message-ID: <5177C249.3020503@ping.de>
To: "Sam Ruby" <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Cc: "public-html-admin@w3.org" <public-html-admin@w3.org>
Sam Ruby:
> We have other signs of lack of industry momentum for Microdata.

> 1) Remove references to Microdata from the HTML specification, and
> publish Microdata as a note.

This would to be reasonable reaction to the lack of industry momentum
and the existence of RDFa as an alternative.

> 3) Fold Microdata into HTML 5.1, remove from 5.0, and revisit
> periodically during the development of 5.1.

In other words: 3) could end like 1) in a later stage. Ok with me.

Cheers,
Andreas
Received on Thursday, 25 April 2013 07:36:10 UTC

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