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Re: Great news! sears.com and kmart.com adopt GoodRelations in RDFa!

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Jul 2011 01:12:32 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhL4gjQv9s05cxcnfhpF_iy8XKLW6CLSHZTWPY=JTp_EmA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Martin Hepp <martin.hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org>
Cc: public-lod@w3.org, semantic-web@w3.org
On 4 July 2011 22:15, Martin Hepp <martin.hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org> wrote:
> Dear all:
>
> sears.com and kmart.com, together the the third largest discount store chain in the world, have just turned on GoodRelations support in RDFa! This complements the already impressive list of major adopters of GoodRelations semantic SEO technology, following BestBuy, overstock.com, and CSN stores!
>
> a) sears.com - ca. 15 Million items (ca. 0.5 billion triples)
> Example: http://www.sears.com/shc/s/p_10153_12605_07180844000P
> Sitemap: http://www.sears.com/Sitemap_Index.xml
>
> b) kmart.com - ca. 250,000 items
> Example: http://www.kmart.com/shc/s/p_10151_10104_024W434912980001P?prdNo=1&blockNo=1&blockType=G1
> Sitemap: http://www.kmart.com/Sitemap_Index.xml
>
> Plus, sears.com also uses www.productontology.org classes for describing the items.
>
> This is a great move in terms of leading edge use of Semantic Web technology for e-commerce.

Awesome news!

Yet more evidence that persistence and quality in the semantic web
space, will pay off!

>
> Best wishes
>
> Martin Hepp
>
> PS: If you have contact details of the respective developers, please get them in contact with me; I'd have some free advice on how to improve the markup and fix minor issues!
>
> --------------------------------------------------------
> martin hepp
> e-business & web science research group
> universitaet der bundeswehr muenchen
>
> e-mail:  hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org
> phone:   +49-(0)89-6004-4217
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>
> Check out GoodRelations for E-Commerce on the Web of Linked Data!
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> * Project Main Page: http://purl.org/goodrelations/
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