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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] Recommended practice for text description of a good or service

Alex Stolz alex.stolz at ebusiness-unibw.org
Wed Oct 27 16:04:35 CEST 2010

Hello Brian,

if you want to attach long textual descriptions to concepts in 
GoodRelations you should use rdfs:comment. For shorter labels like for 
example the product name rdfs:label is recommended.


On 10/27/10 1:50 PM, Brian McBride wrote:
> I'm planning to the use GR ontology in describing the environmental 
> impact of goods and services.
> When I describe a product, i.e. with ProductOrServiceModel I would 
> like to attach a human readable description of the product or service 
> that applications may display to a user.  Is there a recommended 
> practice for this.  I'm using dc:description at present.
> Brian
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Dipl.-Ing. Alex Stolz
E-Business&  Web Science Research Group
Universität der Bundeswehr München

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