Blobs of information are huge quantities of information that has not been organized properly and in order to make any sense from them, it is important to attach semantic meaning to them. The information that has semantic meaning attached to it is more usable and much more useful to the users and applications that will be using them for the benefit of the users. Any information that has sematic meaning attached to it tends to prove more usable even for applications that have been designed to leverage this information and make sure that the customers that access this information do not get slowed whenever they are looking to derive meaning from these applications.
Modern web applications and those that are being used in the next version of the internet are known to make use of information that is in a semantic order. Semantically classified and organized information makes it possible to reduce the need for the same information to be translated for human readability and for other applications that have bee programmed to use this information. The same information can be used by readers and other application as well as information systems that interact with the same information. The users will be able to make use of the information that has got a sematic meaning attached to them and information applications and systems such as Wikipedia will be able to feed the same information to crawlers and readers alike.
It is also important for modern systems to have a means of presenting information that is familiar to both users and applications. By attaching semantic meaning to the blobs of information, the users and applications will have made sense out of the information more easily and will not have to spend more time on the meaning and relevance of the information. Properly labeled information for instance is much easier to use and does not make much difference for the applications that are using it as they will have an easier time presenting it to the users. The sematic web is made up of such applications that are able to make sense of the information and present it to both uses and applications without making any difference between the two.
The semantic meaning that has been attached to the information also makes the information usable by artificial intelligence application and other smart applications that have been designed to make use of the information. Modern systems are also getting smarter and working with semantically organized information is useful for better applications that provide the best utility to their users in addition to being easier to work with.
In conclusion, semantic meaning to information is not only useful for the users but other applications that interact with the same information. The modern web is better organized with semantic information and other similar mechanisms of making use of the information and organizing it to be used across platforms without requiring any translation by the users. In this way, it becomes way easier to work with the information and use it to the gain of the applications and users that rely on it.