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Re: Vocabularies for content keyword classification?

From: <paola.dimaio@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Mar 2009 22:37:17 +0000
Message-ID: <c09b00eb0903051437r56325fa7i1c15cc9e553f249d@mail.gmail.com>
To: Peter Krantz <peter.krantz@gmail.com>
Cc: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Peter,
I think many of us are looking for ways to do what you describe
from what I understand from your questions below



>
> 1. What vocabularies have you used to define a single free text
> keyword? We'd rather use an existing term instead of inventing our own.


depends on the domain, and the requirement. my suggestion would be define
some sort of requirement for this vocabulary (scope, who would have to use
it, for what) this will provide you with enough rationale to make a plan.
you will of course tend to reuse as many existing words in use as possible,
although there may be instances where the word in use will be many, and you
will have to make decisions etc, I recommend you attend a vocamp !

>
>
> 2. For those organizations that have made an effort to structure their
> list of keywords, what would you advise them use to make it easy for
> them to publish it online and make references instead of free text
> keywords in their document metadata?


ther are a log of options, I would say once you have a vocabulary, or a
community of people working on defining one, get onto knoodl.com, or similar
other tool, semantic wiki also ,which will atomatically output an rdf
representation
when the vocabulary is reasonably agreed and finalized, it can be published
in a place like schemaweb, I think

pdm

>
> Thanking you in advance,
>
> Peter Krantz
>
>


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