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Re: Which properties do I fill out first?

From: Gray, Alasdair <A.J.G.Gray@hw.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 08:12:30 +0000
To: Hans Polak <info@polak.es>, "public-schemaorg@w3.org" <public-schemaorg@w3.org>
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Within the Bioschemas community we have been developing profiles over the types that highlight the properties that we deem most relevant for the life sciences community. This is particularly useful for types that inherit from CreativeWork which end up having well over 100 possible properties to choose from.

For the LearningResource profile we have been developing our Training Material profile (link below) which focuses on a smaller set of properties that we deem useful for finding tutorials within the life sciences. Depending on your use case, you may find this a useful place to start, although you may not find our prescription of target vocabularies the most pertinent for your domain.

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From: Hans Polak <info@polak.es>
Date: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 07:59
To: "public-schemaorg@w3.org" <public-schemaorg@w3.org>
Subject: Re: Which properties do I fill out first?
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Resent date: Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 07:57

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Hi Noah,

There is no need to fill out properties in a certain order.

I think the recommendation is to fill out the properties you want to, or need to, fill out, and ignore the properties you don't.
Yours sincerely,
Hans Polak

Ps. My free and open source <Schema Generator> tool<https://schema.pythonanywhere.com/> can help you create a valid structure.

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On 26/4/21 20:08, Noah G. wrote:


I'm a newbie to structured data, and I'm trying out the LearningResource<https://schema.org/LearningResource> type. For a type supported by Google Search, I start with what Google recommends<https://developers.google.com/search/docs/data-types/article#structured-data-type-definitions>.

However, for types that are not supported by Google, how do you figure out what properties to fill out first? Is there a resource or guideline I should follow?

Best wishes,
Noah G.


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