Welcome to the Web of Things!

Established in 2007, by Dom Guinard and Vlad Trifa webofthings.org is a community of developers, researchers, and designers exploring the future of the physical Web. The Web of Things aims to build the Internet of Things in a truly open, flexible, and scalable way, using the Web as its application layer. This is your one place pit-stop for all things WoT: blog posts, events, learning resources, conference and standard activities.

Book: Building the Web of Things

Building the Web of Things Book Cover
Our latest book Building the Web of Things is out! Learn how to build IoT prototypes and products using Web technologies. Want more? Check our publications page for other books, papers and free WoT resources.

Standards & Research

WoT and W3C
We've long way since we got together with a couple of researchers to bootstrap the WoT in 2007. The WoT is now getting mainstream traction and is being used in products as well as standardized at W3C. Check out the Web Thing Model or learn all about the current proposals on our standards page.

Events and Conferences

WoT and W3C
We’ve been running WoT conferences and events for the past 10 years and would love to meet you there, take a look at our events pages to find out what’s next such as:

Get Social!

Wondering what the @gs1 #DigitalLink standard is about? Do not fancy reading 500 pages of specs? Here is one I created earlier to extract the crux of it: 1. Web Product IDs 2. Universal Language for apps to request product data 3. A SemanticWeb reference evrythng.com/helping-brands… pic.twitter.com/Ny5zP3nh0x