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Re: Get your dataset on the next LOD cloud diagram

From: Giovanni Tummarello <giovanni.tummarello@deri.org>
Date: Tue, 12 Jul 2011 21:33:31 +0200
Message-ID: <CAHHRs7id5R_kE38qNvU1SO-CQW4i9iKncxfAjX3eTpdhxFFX3g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Pablo Mendes <pablomendes@gmail.com>
Cc: public-lod <public-lod@w3.org>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Hi out of curiousity
Will you be taking off the diagram those that are NOT online regularly?

On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 7:45 PM, Pablo Mendes <pablomendes@gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear fellow Linked Open Data publishers and consumers,
> We are in the process of regenerating the next LOD cloud diagram and
> associated statistics [1]. We would like to invite those of you who publish
> data sets as Linked Data to join the other ~2000 data sets already in CKAN (
> http://ckan.net ) to help us extend the list of ~300 candidates to the LOD
> cloud diagram. For those of you that already have entries on CKAN, we ask
> you to please review and update your entries accordingly. Please finalize
> your dataset descriptions until the end of this week to ensure that your
> entry will be considered for this round of the diagram.
> We will be analyzing all data sets tagged with "lod" in CKAN from the
> perspective of a data consumer, looking for best practices that make it
> easier to access, understand and use your data. The compliance with the best
> practices will be checked manually and with scripts that download and
> analyze data from the data sources. Therefore it is important that you
> provide as much information as possible in your CKAN entry.
> You can use the CKAN entry for DBpedia as one example:
> http://ckan.net/package/dbpedia
> In order to aid you in this quest, we have provided a validation page for
> your CKAN entry with step-by-step guidance for the information that we will
> be looking for:
> http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/lodcloud/ckan/validator/
> After you have completed the description of your data sets, we invite you to
> fill up this 5 minutes survey about your experience. This will help us to
> make the process easier, more complete and exciting for the next time
> around.
> http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TDS3TML
> Thank you and happy dataset description!
> Cheers,
> Pablo, Anja, Richard and Chris
> [1] http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/lodcloud/state/
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