The MultilingualWeb-LT Working Group was closed on 17 January 2014, having successfully published the Internationalization Tag Set (ITS) 2.0 specification as a Recommendation. the Working Group has started discussing ITS 2.0 best practices topics within the Internationalization Tag Set Interest Group. This is an open forum aiming to be continued after the life of the MLW-LT Working Group. To participate contribute to the ITS IG wiki and the ITS IG mailling list.
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Aims: define the Internationalization Tag Set (ITS
2.0), that is: meta-data for web content (mainly HTML5) and
For more details, see the Working Group Charter.
There is also a member-only list [ArchiveMO] which is used for group administravia and any member-confidential topics.
On 29 October 2013, ITS 2.0 has been finalized and published as a W3C Recommendation. Work on application scenarios for ITS 2.0 and gathering of usage and implementation experience will now take place in the ITS Interest Group.
The following press releases have been published to announce the creation of the working group.
Also, we conducted a dedicated questionnaire about international Web content requirements. We will use this questionnaire to gather initial input and expressions of interest in participation in our work.
We also welcome feedback on our public mailing list about
The Working Group will be shut down at the end of 2013; work on application scenarios for ITS 2.0 and gathering of usage and implementation experience will now take place in the ITS Interest Group.
The MultilingualWeb-LT Working Group receives funding by the European Commission (project name LT-Web) through the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) in the area of Language Technologies. Grant Agreement No. 287815.
Sasaki, David Filip, Dave Lewis
Staff contact: Felix Sasaki
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