Web Standards in Practice

Eric Eggert


About me

A short summary:



A couple of Web Designer and Developers whose aim is to enforce the adoption of Web Standards in Germany.

Modern Web Standards

Where’s Ajax???

Ajax is by no means a Web Standard, but a term for a serveral Web Standards working together.

Ajax provides access to server side content without reloading the site.

Examples for Web2.0/Ajax Websites

Do these Websites use Web Standards? No!

Then, why should I care?

Should these Websites use Web Standards? Yes!

Why don’t they use Web Standards

There are serveral „arguments“:

There are efforts to emphasize Web Standards in their work.

Basic rules for creating Sites?

Web Standards in the Wild


Earlier presentation about microformats