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Re: Any reason for ontology reuse?

From: Patrick Logan <patrickdlogan@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Dec 2010 13:51:24 -0800
Message-ID: <AANLkTikANM=7Nof7ieQ5MeUkRV-vfDkVtqQQfUWGzhkx@mail.gmail.com>
To: Percy Enrique Rivera Salas <privera.salas@gmail.com>
Cc: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>, public-lod@w3.org
In many cases a wider variety of contributors will have thought through the
problem space more thoroughly. And having been applied already could save
some effort in your appliances.
 On Dec 3, 2010 1:18 PM, "Percy Enrique Rivera Salas" <
privera.salas@gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
>
> I would like to know, which are the specific reason(s),
> for reuse terms from well-known vocabularies in the process of Publish
> Linked Data on the Web?
> (Thesis, dissertation or paper references are very welcome.)
>
> In [1] we can find one reason.
>
> *"In order to make it as easy as possible for client applications to
process
> your data,
> *
> *you should reuse terms from well-known vocabularies wherever possible"*
>
> Any other reason?
>
> Thanks in advance for your help.
>
> Best Regards,
>
> Percy
>
> [1]http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/bizer/pub/LinkedDataTutorial/
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