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It’s time for taxonomy

by Darin Stewart  |  October 12, 2011

I’ve been writing and speaking about taxonomies and metadata for a little over a decade.  In the early days, my audiences consisted mostly of library science refugees seeking shelter in...

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From Taxonomy to Managed Vocabularies

by Darin Stewart  |  May 24, 2011

You may have noticed in my last post that I’ve started avoiding using the word “taxonomy.” In its place, I’ve started referring to these hierarchically organized sets of common terms...

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Metadata for the Masses

by Darin Stewart  |  May 19, 2011

I’ve been playing with a new core feature of Microsoft’s SharePoint 2010, the Managed Metadata Service.  The MMS has at its heart the idea of managing terms and keywords and...

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