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Re: strawman draft of "RDF Data Layers and Datasets"

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Wed, 2 May 2012 21:50:08 +0200
Message-ID: <CAFfrAFqoV5U60xg16GhY-4QFX97s6LQDBte+_dfBMUSDK=0_2w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Cc: Guus Schreiber <guus.schreiber@vu.nl>, Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>, public-rdf-wg <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
On Wednesday, 2 May 2012, Pat Hayes wrote:

> So, trying to keep to the intuition of a bundle of things bound together,
> how about "page" ?
> This has the obvious connection to 'web page', which invokes the whole
> http-get world: people are used to the metaphor that takes us from a sheet
> of paper in a book to a dynamic website that can be cached, etc.., so we
> can rely on this intuition shift again here. If we want to be more
> distinctive, we can call them RDF pages and treat 'page' as a contraction.

Tempting, and I'd be happy to hear 'Web page' mentioned too. But can you
take it for a test-drive....? Maybe try a few sentences that use it?

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