Publishing on the IndieWeb Level 2

1. Mark up your content (Profile, Notes, Articles, etc…) with microformats2

Other humans can already understand your profile information and the things you post on your site. By adding a few simple class names to your HTML, other people’s software can understand it and use it for things like reply contexts, cross-site comments, event RSVPs, and more.

Check your homepage h-card:

Almost there!

An h-card was found on your site! Consider marking it up as the representative h-card.

To identify the h-card that represents the page, you can:

  • Add class="u-url u-uid" on the h-card’s link to
  • Or: add class="u-url" rel="me" on the h-card’s link to

Here is the first h-card found:

Add a photo!

<img class="u-photo" src="…" />

Christian Tietze


Add your URLs! <a rel="me" class="u-url">…</a>


Got a brief bio like a Twitter/Instagram bio? Add it to your own h-card as a note property! <p class="p-note">…</p>

Email address


Postal Address

  • Dostalstr. 18 D-33647 Bielefeld

See the full list of h-card properties.

Want to be able to use h-card data in your code? Check out the open-source implementations.

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