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SDW BP Glossary Issue 193: Hypermedia

From: Little, Chris <chris.little@metoffice.gov.uk>
Date: Thu, 4 May 2017 13:49:23 +0000
To: Linda van den Brink <l.vandenbrink@geonovum.nl>, "Tandy, Jeremy" <jeremy.tandy@metoffice.gov.uk>
CC: "public-sdw-wg@w3.org" <public-sdw-wg@w3.org>
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Typo again. Need more caffeine. It is of course Issue 193, not 93.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Little, Chris
> Sent: Thursday, May 04, 2017 2:29 PM
> To: 'Linda van den Brink'; Tandy, Jeremy
> Cc: public-sdw-wg@w3.org
> Subject: SDW BP Glossary Issue 93: Hypermedia
> 
> There is no entry for Hypermedia.
> 
> There is no other  mention of hypermedia in the document, so I propose
> that we remove the glossary entry.
> 
> But there are plenty of mentions of "hyperlinks". Does it need an entry
> in the glossary?
> 
> However, the Data on the Web Best Practices mentions hypermedia several
> times, but has NO mention of hyperlinks.
> 
> I think I would like to request the view of the W3C staff on this
> issue:
> 
> 1. Do we go for consistency with DWBP and change all our references to
> 'hyperlinks' to 'hypermedia'? This strikes me as a lots of work for
> negligible benefit.
> 
> 2. Do we add an entry for 'hyperlink'? Then we need a definition, such
> as  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyperlink. I cannot find a technology
> independent definition on the W3C sites.
> 
> 3. Do not have an entry for either. This is my preferred solution.
> 
> Chris
> 
> 
> 
> Chris Little
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