Chapter 7. Leveraging Other HTML5 Features

Now that we have acquired knowledge of HTML5, we will look further to see how it can empower Drupal web applications. We will explore more visual eye candy content such as graphs and charting, as well as HTML metadata for interoperability with third-party websites and introduce mobile compatible web layout support.

In this chapter, we will cover:

  • More HTML5-related modules to enrich your arsenal for media such as charting and presentation applications
  • RDFa and Microdata for more semantic HTML
  • The concept of Responsive Web Design (RWD)

RDFa and Microdata

One of HTML5's primary goals was to provide a more semantic web, replacing all the <div> and other elements with their class and ID attributes with better-suited ...

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