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Inching Toward a Semantic Web

MahalositelogoFirefox 3 introduces support for microformats. Microformats are an approach to making extant human-created data machine-readable.

Content like recipes, events, resumes are marked up so that they can be parsed automatically. As you’d expect, adoption is the sticking point. So it was nice to see that, a web directory against whom bears no grudge, is now using microformats for their data. Your turn.

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