The Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group


The WHATWG is guided by Principles of openness, utility, efficiency and freedom.


WHATWG participants operate under a number of policies:

  1. Intellectual Property Rights Policy
  2. Workstream Policy
  3. Code of Conduct
  4. Working Mode

Additionally, the WHATWG Steering Group was created by the Steering Group Agreement and operates under the Steering Group Policy.