The past couple of years have been an "interesting time" for the Semantic Web – with both the positive and negative aspects that that implies. We have seen new standards emerging from the W3C, new proposals out of Google and Facebook which have different visions for the future, and a growing application space struggling to make head or tail out of all of it. Schema.org? OWL 2.0? RDFa? who controls the vision of the Semantic Web's future?
Keywords: Semantic Web, Schema.org, RDFa, Web Ontology Language (OWL)
Author: Ivan Herman
Date created: 2011-11-25 05:00:00.000
Time required: P90M
Educational use: professionalDevelopment
Educational audience: teacher-educationSpecialist
Interactivity type: expositive
- Knows HTML5 (2014) as a version of HTML extended with support for complex web and mobile applications.
- Knows HyperText Markup Language, or HTML (1991+), as a language for "marking up" the content and multimedia components of Web pages.
- Knows the primary organizations related to Linked Data standardization.