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GoodRelations - The Web Vocabulary for E-Commerce

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GoodRelations is a standardized vocabulary for product, price, and company data that can (1) be embedded into existing static and dynamic Web pages and that (2) can be processed by other computers. This increases the visibility of your products and services in the latest generation of search engines, recommender systems, and other novel applications.

[goodrelations] Preview of the New GoodRelations Language Reference

Martin Hepp (UniBW) martin.hepp at ebusiness-unibw.org
Thu Apr 1 17:24:42 CEST 2010

Dear all:

Over the last weeks, we have been working on a much improved 
documentation of the GoodRelations vocabulary for e-commerce [1].

Our main goal was to provide a more readable, more accessible official 

Please find a preview here:


This will replace the current document at



Please note that the ontology itself did not change, we just updated the 
rendering and organization of the HTML document. Also, this is not meant 
to replace the GoodRelations Primer [2], which is a tutorial-style 
introduction to using GoodRelations, and the GoodRelations Cookbook [3], 
which contains recipes for common scenarios.

Any feedback would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks to Alex Stolz and Andreas Radinger for their hard work on that!

Best wishes

Martin Hepp

[1] http://purl.org/goodrelations/
[2] http://www.heppnetz.de/projects/goodrelations/primer/

martin hepp
e-business&  web science research group
universitaet der bundeswehr muenchen

e-mail:  hepp at ebusiness-unibw.org
phone:   +49-(0)89-6004-4217
fax:     +49-(0)89-6004-4620
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          http://www.heppnetz.de/ (personal)
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Check out GoodRelations for E-Commerce on the Web of Linked Data!

Project page:

Resources for developers:

Overview - http://www.heppnetz.de/projects/goodrelations/webcast/
How-to   - http://vimeo.com/7583816

Recipe for Yahoo SearchMonkey:

Talk at the Semantic Technology Conference 2009:
"Semantic Web-based E-Commerce: The GoodRelations Ontology"

Overview article on Semantic Universe:

Tutorial materials:
ISWC 2009 Tutorial: The Web of Data for E-Commerce in Brief: A Hands-on Introduction to the GoodRelations Ontology, RDFa, and Yahoo! SearchMonkey

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