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How HTML5 Improves the Semantic Web

November 8th, 2011 Leave a comment 1 comment
How HTML5 Improves the Semantic Web

For some time, web designers and developers have been talking about the “semantic web”. Ever since table based design went out the window, there has been an emphasis on using CSS to create semantic class names to mark up elements in a way that described the content and not the presentation. This is really an extension of the idea of separation of presentation and content. In “semantic” web design, HTML div tags are used to create the various blocks of content. The CSS class names are created to describe the contents. As a result, you… View full post »