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Re: RDFa is a W3C Recommendation

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2008 00:50:16 +0100
Message-ID: <48F681B8.2000102@danbri.org>
To: "Ralph R. Swick" <swick@w3.org>
Cc: public-swd-wg@w3.org, public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org

Ralph R. Swick wrote:
> Now on the W3C Home Page:
> 
>   RDFa in XHTML: Syntax and Processing Is a W3C Recommendation; 
>   RDFa Primer Updated
> 
>   2008-10-15: The Semantic Web Deployment Working Group and the XHTML2
>   Working Group published the W3C Recommendation RDFa in XHTML: Syntax
>   and Processing. This specification allows publishers to express
>   structured data on the Web within XHTML. This allows tools to read it,
>   enabling a new world of user functionality, allowing users to transfer
>   structured data between applications and web sites, and allowing
>   browsing applications to improve the user experience. For those
>   looking for an introduction to the use of RDFa and some real-world
>   examples, please consult the updated RDFa Primer.
>   -- http://www.w3.org/News/2008#item174
> 
> Congratulations, everyone.

This is fabulous news! I'm so happy to see this spec finalised. Really 
great work all round :)

Also btw the spec is dated 10 years to the day that the QL'98 workshop 
was announced, http://www.w3.org/TandS/QL/QL98/cfp ... wonder what the 
next decade will bring?

cheers,

Dan

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