Please refer to the errata for this document, which may include some normative corrections. This document is also available in these non-normative formats: ODD/XML document, self-contained zipped archive, and XHTML Diff markup to previous publication 2013-09-24.
This section describes the status of this document at the time of its publication. A list of current W3C publications and the latest revision of this technical report can be found in the W3C technical reports index at enhances the foundation to integrate automated processing of human language into core Web technologies.
ITS 2.0 bears many commonalities with is predecessor, ITS 1.0 but provides additional concepts that are designed to foster the automated creation and processing of multilingual Web content.
This document was published by the Multilingual Web-LT Working Group as a W3C Recommendation (see W3C document maturity levels).
The Working Group has completed and approved this specification's Test Suite and created an Implementation Report that shows that two or more independent implementations pass each test.
This document has been reviewed by W3C Members, by software developers, and by other W3C groups and interested parties, and is endorsed by the Director as a W3C Recommendation.
It is a stable document and may be used as reference material or cited from another document.
W3C's role in making the Recommendation is to draw attention to the specification and to promote its widespread deployment.
This enhances the functionality and interoperability of the Web.
The ITS 2.0 specification has a normative dependency on the HTML5 specification: it relies on the HTML5 Translate attribute.
By publishing this Recommendation, W3C expects that the functionality specified in this ITS 2.0 Recommendation will not be affected by changes to HTML5 as that specification proceeds to Recommendation.
If you wish to make comments, please send them to [email protected] See also issues discussed within the Multilingual Web-LT Working Group and the list of changes since the previous publication.