Evaluation of Semantic Annotations of Tourismusverband

Corneliu Valentin Stanciu, Ioan Toma, Anna Fensel
Publication Date: 
March, 2014

Structured data markup on web pages brings many benefits to a website in terms of visibility enabling search engines to interpret content and, therefore, increasing the likelihood that the website is included in the search results for a related query. Schema.org, an approach supported by main search engines such as Bing, Google, Yahoo!, Yandex, is the major initiative that webmasters can use to markup their pages in ways recognized by major search providers. This document presents the evaluation of the Tourismusverband Innsbruck (TVb) website, after annotating part of the website’s content with Schema.org annotations.
The remainder of the document is organized as follows: Section 2 describes the evaluation in terms of criteria and figures. Finally, Section 3 concludes the document and describes about next steps.