Re: [videoblogging] Re: New Video Blog post from the DNC

On 01/08/2004, at 2:17 AM, The Dane wrote:

> So okay, I don't know much about how Google goggles sites,
> but doesn't Flash already publish metadata along with each
> swf in its natively produced html? Isn't that why all the
> text I use in the swf appears in comments before the OBJECT
> call? Example:
>
> <!–url's used in the movie:
> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging –>
> <!–text used in the movie: vidblog tutorial discussion
> metadata Lucas The Dane–>
> <object classid=blahblahblah…
>
> Just echoing Deirdre in curiosity how Flash is more a black box than
> Quick, Real, or WMV. Do those formats have some sort of Google-
> readable data that Flash doesn't provide?

no, the metadata is standard metadata that is in the html page. things
like movable type write this automagically, on my site i added a pile
of dublin core metadata to boot. google doesn't read qt metadata…

cheers
Adrian Miles
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