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Re: RDFa and Web Directions North 2009

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Mon, 09 Feb 2009 07:35:31 -0500
Message-ID: <49902313.2030007@openlinksw.com>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
CC: RDFa mailing list <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>, RDFa Community <public-rdfa@w3.org>

On 2/8/09 11:10 PM, Manu Sporny wrote:
> Many confused RDFa with RDF/XML and even more confused RDF/XML with RDF.
> Web developer understanding surrounding the differences between RDF,
> RDF/XML and RDFa are a mess.

Very nice write-up.
Your comments above re. RDF/XML and RDF remain the biggest hurdles to 
RDF comprehension. Sadly, until "XML" is appropriately placed in the 
Semantic Web Layer Cake (a problematic illustration in its own right), 
this very old problem will persist [1].

Look forward to seeing your slides etc..


1. http://www.ebizq.net/blogs/linthicum/2009/01/the_joys_of_blogging_rdf.php



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