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RE: suggest #poiwg for twitter/microblog and delicious.com tagging

From: 전종홍 <hollobit@etri.re.kr>
Date: Tue, 9 Nov 2010 21:47:45 +0900
Message-ID: <03F823891AF33D499971F7DDAB8EAD1704714DA9@email2>
To: "Andy Braun" <ajbraun@gmail.com>, "Dan Brickley" <danbri@danbri.org>
Cc: <public-poiwg@w3.org>
@hollobit +1  

-----Original Message-----
From: public-poiwg-request@w3.org [mailto:public-poiwg-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Andy Braun
Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 2010 8:51 PM
To: Dan Brickley
Cc: public-poiwg@w3.org
Subject: Re: suggest #poiwg for twitter/microblog and delicious.com tagging


@ajbraun says +1

On Tuesday, November 9, 2010, Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org> wrote:
> Hi folks
>
> Many of us stay in touch via Twitter or similar microblogging
> platforms that support simple tagging.
>
> http://twitter.com/#!/yvonnert/status/1949057358499840 asks
>
> "@ogc_steven @Brackie2 @danbri @riktem @jeremy_morally @mhaklay
> @gothwin @AnttiJakobsson Is there tag or is #POI ok
> http://hb.ly/dnpJqi"
>
> I've suggested we use #poiwg rather than #poi, since
>
> 1) the former is free;
> http://search.twitter.com/search?q=%23poiwg&result_type=recent  shows
> it is unused except for this group's discussions. By contrast
> http://search.twitter.com/search?q=%23poi seems to mean several things
> all at once.
>
> 2) #poiwg makes it clear we're talking about the standards effort,
> rather than tagging some particular point of interest.
>
> Regarding twitter, I think it's worth the extra couple of chars. But
> <shrug/> this is an inexact science :)
>
> On delicious, http://www.delicious.com/tag/poi has a good pile of
> links relating in various ways to 'points of interest'. I've been
> using #poiwg there too http://www.delicious.com/tag/poiwg shows I'm
> the only one so far doing so. I guess either is fine, I'll probably
> use #poiwg when it's particularly about/for this group, and #poi, #geo
> etc for more general topics.
>
> cheers,
>
> Dan
>
> --
> http://twitter.com/danbri

> http://identi.ca/danbri

> http://delicious.com/danbri

>
>

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