The W3C SSML becomes a W3C Recommendation

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

The W3C Speech Synthesis Markup Language (SSML) has become a W3C Recommendation on 7 September 2004.

This standard, aims to enable access to the Web using spoken interaction as an XML-based markup language by providing authors of content a standard way to control aspects of speech such as pronunciation, volume, pitch and rate.