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Re: RDFa wiki

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2008 16:23:38 +0100
Message-ID: <47D7F57A.4070002@w3.org>
To: Ben Adida <ben@adida.net>
CC: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>, RDFa <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>
+10000! *Mixing* vocabularies is certainly one of the areas where RDFa 


Ben Adida wrote:
> Manu Sporny wrote:
>> While the word 'recipes' is well understood by technical types, the
>> community wiki needs to be accessible by the general public.
> Well, but only HTML authors will write RDFa, right? I see "cookbook" and 
> "recipes" a lot, especially when it's about specific use cases.
>> The tutorial section should be broken down by Vocabulary
> I'm not so sure. We're not microformats, we can mix and match 
> vocabularies. In fact, that's a *really* important part of RDFa. So, 
> while we can have some vocabulary-specific examples, I question the idea 
> that we should structure the tutorials along hard vocabulary lines.
> How about, instead, specific use cases: "linking to your friends", 
> "publishing an event", "publishing your contact information", 
> "publishing your music." Etc...
> Let's get out of the microformat mindset of vocabulary silos :)
> -Ben


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