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Re: [ALL] RDF/A Primer Version

From: Ben Adida <ben@mit.edu>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2006 16:33:33 -0500
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Cc: SWBPD list <public-swbp-wg@w3.org>
To: Frank Manola <fmanola@acm.org>


Frank,

Yes, I want to make it very clear that I did not attempt to factor  
any comments into this version *yet*, just so I could keep the level  
of confusion to a minimum. Of course, we intend to promptly address  
every comment in time for WD #2.

-Ben

On Jan 24, 2006, at 4:21 PM, Frank Manola wrote:

> All the points I raised in my earlier email http://lists.w3.org/ 
> Archives/Public/public-swbp-wg/2006Jan/0114.html
> still apply to this new version.  A couple of additional points:
>
> 1.  The new Section 2 provides a possible place to introduce what a  
> "property" is in a simple way.  In Section 2.2,  the sentence that  
> starts "Jo then looks through the FoaF vocabulary..." could be  
> changed to:
>
> "Jo then looks through the FoaF vocabulary, and sees that the  
> pieces of information that she has in her page--name, phone number  
> and email address--are all the names of properties within FoaF."
>
> A more extensive introduction to the "property" notion might be  
> better, but this suggestion at least involves little added text.
>
> 2.  At the very beginning of Section 2.2, the second sentence says  
> "All Jo needs to do is to add some *tags* [my emphasis] to her home  
> page...".   The third sentence goes on to say "The *tags* that  
> Terri's address book understands come from a special list-often  
> called a vocabulary...".  In neither case is "tag" the right word  
> (particularly since this is XHTML).  Syntactically, what you're  
> adding are attributes (and their values), although you may want to  
> use some informal alternative, since the attributes themselves  
> don't come from something like FoaF (although their values do), but  
> rather from RDF/A.
>
> --Frank
>
> Ben Adida wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I made a mistake in the version of the RDF/A Primer that I  
>> presented  at the telecon yesterday. I have just finished  
>> uploading the right  version, which you can find here:
>> http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/BestPractices/HTML/2006-01-24-rdfa-primer
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