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Re: How are schema.org specifications written?

From: Marco Brandizi <marco.brandizi@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 31 Oct 2017 17:30:29 +0000
To: Richard Wallis <richard.wallis@dataliberate.com>
Cc: "schema.org Mailing List" <public-schemaorg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <f68bf713-9a09-011e-9174-c9505ca01866@gmail.com>
Hi Richard,

thanks a lot.

I've tried the instructions in that blog series and work well.

Best,
Marco


On 30/10/2017 12:16, Richard Wallis wrote:
> Hi Marco,
>
> The Schema.org documentation pages, for types and properties, are 
> created from the source definition documents, currently produced using 
> RDFa files, stored in the schemaorg Github repository 
> <https://github.com/schemaorg/schemaorg>.
>
> As a vocabulary, as against an ontology, there are no official 
> definition in terms of OWL etc, although there have been some 
> unofficial attempts.
>
> To understand how the vocabulary is structured, maintained, extended, 
> etc. you may find my blog post series /Schema.org in Practice/ Parts 1 
> <http://dataliberate.com/2016/02/10/evolving-schema-org-in-practice-pt1-the-bits-and-pieces/>, 
> 2 
> <http://dataliberate.com/2016/02/25/evolving-schema-org-in-practice-pt2-working-within-the-vocabulary/> 
> & 3 
> <http://dataliberate.com/2016/03/01/evolving-schema-org-in-practice-pt3-choosing-where-to-extend/>. 
> useful, along with the Data Model 
> <http://schema.org/docs/datamodel.html> & How we work 
> <http://schema.org/docs/howwework.html>.
>
> Hope that helps.
>
> ~Richard.
>
> Richard Wallis
> Founder, Data Liberate
> http://dataliberate.com
> Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/in/richardwallis
> Twitter: @rjw
>
> On 30 October 2017 at 11:59, Marco Brandizi <marco.brandizi@gmail.com 
> <mailto:marco.brandizi@gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>     Hi all,
>
>     I'd like to define a data model for an application, possibly
>     trying to reuse and extend schema.org <http://schema.org>. Because
>     part of the audience I have is not so technical, I'd like to start
>     from something simpler than a formal schema language (with which I
>     mean things like XSD, OWL, UML/XMI).
>
>     So, this is where I come with the question: how are the schema.org
>     <http://schema.org> documentation pages written? Do their authors
>     make translations (e.g., to RDFS) out of RDF-a annotated pages? Do
>     they do vice-versa? or do they start from another type of root
>     document?
>
>     Thanks in advance,
>
>     -- 
>
>     =========================================================================
>     Marco Brandizi <marco.brandizi@gmail.com
>     <mailto:marco.brandizi@gmail.com>>
>     http://www.marcobrandizi.info
>
>
>

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