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Re: The Vocabulary, Schema.org governance, etc.

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:19:28 -0400
Message-ID: <54243280.7060202@openlinksw.com>
To: public-vocabs@w3.org
On 9/25/14 9:25 AM, Peter Mika wrote:
> Hi Renato,
>
> The W3C in particular did not want to take on vertical vocabulary projects
> in the past. Tim B-L emphasized in multiple talks that the W3C would like
> to focus on developing ontology languages, and let industry develop
> vertical solutions. (To me the examples you mentioned such as SKOS and
> PROV are part of the language infrastructure.)
>
> schema.org is such a vertical solution based on the needs of large web
> consumers.
>
> Best,
> Peter

Maybe "domain specific" is a better characterization for schema.org. The 
domain in question is Web Publishing.

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