Sep 21, 2018

How to use microdata to describe an entity

The following example (from Wikipedia) shows how to use microdata to describe a person:
<section itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Person">
  Hello, my name is
 
<span itemprop="name">John Doe</span>,
  I am a
 
<span itemprop="jobTitle">Graduate research assistant</span>
  at the
 
<span itemprop="affiliation">University of Dreams</span>
  My friends call me
 
<span itemprop="additionalName">Johnny</span>
  You can visit my homepage at
 
<a href="http://www.example.com.com" itemprop="url">www.example.com</a>
 
</section>