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=== hKit Microformats Toolkit for PHP5 ===
=== hKit Microformats Toolkit for PHP5 ===

Revision as of 00:33, 27 July 2009

Microformats Parsers

This page lists libraries that consume, transform or convert microformats. This is only a partial list. If you know of other such tools for microformats, please add them and list what specific microformats they support.

For now, this page copies (rather than moves) information from the existing Implementations page.





  • Data::Microformat is a CPAN module to parse and create hCard, adr, and geo.
    • By Brendan O'Connor / Six Apart


  • Swignition is a parser for both “upper case Semantic Web” (RDF, RDFa) and “lower case semantic web” (microformats) technologies. It includes modules for exporting parsed data in a variety of formats, including RDF, vCard, iCalendar, Atom and KML.
    • By Toby Inkster


Google Code



hKit Microformats Toolkit for PHP5

hKit Microformats Toolkit for PHP5 as announced by Drew McLellan. See also hKit on this wiki.

PHP Microformats parser

Microformats parser is a PHP package for extracting the microformats data embedded into HTML. The gathered data is stored as an xArray of objects - one for each microformat type container found. Announcement. The parser supports most of the hCard (missing SOUND), hCalendar, hReview (missing item info; spec really needs some clarification) and rel elements, according to their respective specification on microformats Wiki.


A Simple set of XSLT and PHP tools for Transforming Microformats available from Google code and as a web service.

hCard Validator

Source code of the hCard Validator contains XSLT and PHP code for hCard and include microformats.



  • AUMP is a parser written by David Janes. It supports hCard, hCalendar, hAtom, hReview and hListing.


mofo ruby microformats parser

Microformat Parser for Ruby





see also