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Re: Schema.org site updates: Added RDFa and JSON-LD incoming properties

From: Jarno van Driel <jarno@quantumspork.nl>
Date: Fri, 4 Apr 2014 16:52:04 +0200
Message-ID: <CAFQgrbZiP24-iNQ2ubwTCqtFkJ4ncGED22TU4UD6tEtj_+DWMw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Wallis,Richard" <Richard.Wallis@oclc.org>
Cc: Dan Scott <dan@coffeecode.net>, Dan Brickley <danbri@google.com>, "<public-vocabs@w3.org>" <public-vocabs@w3.org>
First off, great news, the new format adds a lot of value. Especially the
reversed order of Types makes for less scrolling.

Now as for the bugs, the JSON-LD examples seem to be full of escape
characters (\) and newlines (\n). I guess something went wrong when
converting.


On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 4:16 PM, Wallis,Richard <Richard.Wallis@oclc.org>wrote:

> Excellent!  Great efforts from the team responsible.
>
> However, I do agree with Stéphane and Dan about the incoming properties,
> especially on a well referenced Type such as Person.
>
>
> ~Richard
>
> On 4 Apr 2014, at 14:24, Dan Scott <dan@coffeecode.net> wrote:
>
> > On Fri, Apr 04, 2014 at 01:49:25PM +0100, Dan Brickley wrote:
> >> Just a heads up - we're just switching over to a new version of the
> >> schema.org site.
> >>
> >> First the good news! Examples are now shown in a tabbed format that
> >> gives us space to include RDFa and JSON-LD examples alongside the
> >> Microdata.
> >
> > Fantastic!
> >
> >> The per-type pages also now show incoming properties; for
> >> example, when browsing http://schema.org/Person you are now told that
> >> this type provides values for properties such as 'author',
> >> 'reviewedBy', 'founder', 'spouse', 'director'.
> >
> > I'm with Stéphane on this; like the idea, but maybe the implementation
> > could be tweaked to maintain the examples-front-and-centre approach that
> > schema.org has benefited from since its inception.
> >
> >> The bad news is only temporary: There are a few glitches that we're
> >> working to fix asap. Firstly, the Acknowledgements section was not
> >> displaying. Also there seems to be an issue with properties from
> >> supertypes and the breadcrumbs hierarchy not showing. Investigating...
> >
> > The HTML for the property tables is a bit twisted: there are instances
> > like the following which even the most gifted HTML5 parser will have
> > trouble with:
> >
> > <tbody class=supertype<tr>
> > <th class=prop-nam' scope=row>
> >
> > I also noticed that no 404 is returned for invalid URLs, like
> > http://schema.org/ohnoesss - just a 200 and a "No comments" page.
> >
> > It would be nice to continue to have some indication of the version of
> > schema.org that is being documented and perhaps some metadata about when
> > the page was last updated.
> >
> > Many thanks to the team responsible for this update, this is a big step
> > forward!
> >
>
>
>
>
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