hCard is a microformat for publishing the contact details (which might be no more than the name) of people, companies, organizations, and places, in (X)HTML, Atom, RSS, or arbitrary XML. The hCard microformat does this using a 1:1 representation of vCard (RFC 2426) properties and values, identified using HTML classes and rel attributes.It allows parsing tools (for example other websites, or Firefox's Operator extension) to extract the details, and display them, using some other websites or mapping tools, index or search them, or to load them into an address-book program.
Posts about Hcard
  • It’s Google’s Turn for a Site Audit

    … options to choose from (pure text, mind you), takes several seconds….AND then loads in such a way that the menu options “jump” down. Sometimes more than once. If I had a nickel for every time I tried to click on one of these options and hit the one just above it…well, I’d buy Google and fire the person who designed this page. Google+ The main page…

    3Q Digitalin SEO Google- 22 readers -
  • Up Close @ SMX: Enhancing Results With Structured Data & Markup

    … information before the click. For example, delivering Stock data right in the SERPs. Jay also gave an interesting preview of the future of structured data in the form of , and more. Jeff Preston Of Disney Interactive The final presenter was , Senior Manager, SEO at Disney Interactive who spoke about Schema.org, Open graph and Twitter Cards. Jeff…

    Will Scott/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 25 readers -