Semantics (from Ancient Greek: σημαντικός sēmantikós, "significant") is the study of meaning. It focuses on the relation between signifiers, like words, phrases, signs, and symbols, and what they stand for, their denotation. Linguistic semantics is the study of meaning that is used for understanding human expression through language. Other forms of semantics include the semantics of programming languages, formal logics, and semiotics.The word semantics itself denotes a range of ideas -- from the popular to the highly technical. It is often used in ordinary language for denoting a problem of understanding that comes down to word selection or connotation.
Posts about Semantics
  • A Midsummer Night’s Digital Dream

    … LD implementation, but also it gives a new meaning to the importance of links and the growing influence experiments are showing of unlinked mention or “no-followed” co-citations. However, also Semantics in its more classic and literary meaning is and will be important. In a post I wrote last year, I presented a theory according to which Google…

    Gianluca Fiorelli/ State of Digitalin SEO- 24 readers -
  • Are You Confused by Google Semantics? SEO Tips You Need.

    …; it’s just become more important. This is a complex topic, but in this post I’ll briefly define semantic search and its key elements: structured data markup and rich snippets. What is Semantic Search? In simple terms, semantic search “uses machine intelligence to determine the intended meaning of words so searches become more relevant.” Google…

    Keep Up With The Webin Social SEO Google YouTube- 22 readers -
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