What is ITS

  • ITS = Internationalization Tag Set

  • W3C Recommendation from 2007 available at http://www.w3.org/TR/its/

  • standardized set of data categories which make localization of XML content easier

    • which part of a text should/should not be translated?

    • how to properly segment content of a document?

  • can be used with any XML vocabulary as data categories can be bound to any element/attribute