Eventual aims for web apps:
- To have better representation in search engines
- To be easier to expose, catalog and rank
- To have metadata useable by browsers to give them special capabilities
None written as yet; contributions appreciated.
|Technology||Description||Support summary||Latest spec|
|Web app manifest||Defines features of an app such as name, icon, splash screen, and theme colors, for use in contexts such as app listings and device home screens.||Experimental, Supported in Chrome, limited support in Firefox (more detail)||Web App Manifest|
Add links to useful tools/libraries.
- Open Graph
- A defacto standard providing a format for specifying similar metadata in the HTML
<head>using meta tags. Supported by Facebook and other properties.