Creating a microformat / richsnippits resume

What are microformats?

Microformats are small patterns of HTML to represent commonly published things like peopleeventsblog postsreviewsand tags in web pages.

Microformats are the quickest & simplest way to provide an API to the information on your website. See what else you can do with microformats.

Have you ever searched for a recipe on Google, and wondered how the highlight data like ingredients or cook time on the search results? Microformats. Or, wondered how they can aggregate reviews, locations, and prices for a restaurant search? Microformats.

Make your resume semantically searchable and available by implementing microformats.

There are several types we will implement from the microformat standard, schema.org, for fields on our resume:

  • http://schema.org/Person
  • http://schema.org/PostalAddress
  • http://schema.org/CollegeOrUniversity
  • http://schema.org/Organization

Resume Sample

View the resume here, and a Google’s report on extracted data here.