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Using Google's Rich Snippets testing tool to test their RDFa support

From: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2009 12:40:49 +0100
To: Public RDFa <public-rdfa@w3.org>
Cc: kavi@google.com
Message-Id: <1251373249.3378.76.camel@ophelia2.g5n.co.uk>

1. It seems to complain about various rel and property attributes being
"found outside typeof". This suggests that they don't have a proper way
of determining the subject of a triple.

2. Although they only advertise support for their own vocabulary, they
seem to pick up all properties associated with any resource which has a
typeof attribute.

3. They seem to ignore the "content" attribute.

Dear Google, please, please parse RDFa using the algorithm published in
the RDFa syntax specification. A suitably talented coder can probably
implement it in an afternoon.

Toby A Inkster
Received on Thursday, 27 August 2009 11:41:37 UTC

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