The use of Microformats and RDFa is becoming more commonplace among search engines. Yahoo has been indexing and using RDFa and Microformats meta data for a short while and now Google has 'come to the party' (although Google use of the data will be limited for now - and calls RDFa 'Rich Snippets'). … [Read more...] about Using RDFa and Microformats for Search Engine Optimization
Swine influenza is the first pandemic since the widespread sharing of information via the Internet. The last pandemic was the 1969 Hong Kong pandemic at which time the Internet did not exist. The amount of information relating to swine flu which is available on the Internet is huge (but … [Read more...] about Digital Swine Influenza – Distributed via the Internet
A Web Widget is essentially a piece of code which may be used on a web page without alteration being required. The most common widgets are advertising banners such as the Amazon banner below but may also be other content such as music, video, interactive games (see the end of this post for a game … [Read more...] about What are Widgets?