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Re: Schema type for a video on demand channel?

From: Martin Bean <martin@martinbean.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2022 14:37:26 +0100
Message-Id: <7812FD0E-E0CE-4494-9826-6B0420D0304B@martinbean.co.uk>
Cc: "public-schemaorg@w3.org" <public-schemaorg@w3.org>, Ritika Chugh <ritika@milestoneinternet.com>
To: Joshin Gomez <joshin.g@milestoneinternet.com>
Thanks, Joshin.

I did look at the BroadcastChannel type, but it seemed more for “traditional” broadcasting services (TV/radio) rather than digital/Internet services.

Kind regards

> On 17 Jun 2022, at 14:34, Joshin Gomez <joshin.g@milestoneinternet.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi @martin@martinbean.co.uk <mailto:martin@martinbean.co.uk>,
> 
> Marking the page with Product schema truly makes sense as you said the page has pay-walled content.
> If each video has different pricing then it's good to have a product schema for each page. But if it's Subscription-based then I would suggest you add Product schema on the package page where pricing is defined. 
> Please note that to be eligible for the Rich result there should be only one product schema per page.
> 
> For Individual Channel you can use - https://schema.org/BroadcastChannel <https://schema.org/BroadcastChannel>
> A unique instance of a BroadcastService on a CableOrSatelliteService lineup.
> More specific Types
> RadioChannel
> TelevisionChannel
> 
> <image.png>
> 
> Thanks,
>  
> Joshin Gomez
> Product Engineer [R&D]
> Milestone Inc <https://www.milestoneinternet.com/>
> 
> From: Martin Bean <martin@martinbean.co.uk>
> Sent: Friday, June 17, 2022 3:56 AM
> To: public-schemaorg@w3.org <public-schemaorg@w3.org>
> Subject: Schema type for a video on demand channel?
>  
> Hi,
> 
> I’m struggling to find the right schema for my use case.
> 
> I have a video on demand marketplace. The marketplace has many “channels”. Each channel provides access to videos.
> 
> I’ve marked the marketplace up with the `WebSite` schema, and videos with the `Product` schema type (since all videos are pay-walled), but I’m struggling to settle on which schema type to use for the individual channels. The closest I]ve found is `ServiceChannel` but it seems awfully generic. Would this be the best type, or does someone know of a more specific and appropriate type that I could use?
> 
> Kind regards


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