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* [https://www.w3.org/wiki/images/2/2d/Potential_Actions_-_Final_Review.pdf Potential Actions - final call for review] ([http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-vocabs/2014Apr/0065.html announcements])
 
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Revision as of 19:46, 11 April 2014


This is a WebSchemas proposal Activities and Actions (update) for schema.org. See Proposals listing for more. Status: Proposal



This page tracks a proposal to revise schema.org's approach to past, present and future Actions in Schema.org.

This work stems from a collaboration amongst the schema.org partners, and supercedes the earlier drafts linked below. Comments and discussion is welcomed via the W3C public-vocabs@w3.org email list.

Overview (extracted from the pdf)

This document proposes the introduction of actions to the schema.org vocabulary, in the form of a new Class of Things, called Actions.

Actions are used to describe an affordance to perform a certain operation (proposed) or an operation that already happened (completed). Each action has corresponding arguments/slots/parameters that are well defined.

Actions define a standard programmatic pre-defined interface between parties (e.g. which arguments "Watching a Movie" takes), and Entrypoint helps with the mechanisms (e.g. invoking an action via an android intent vs a HTTP GET).

Actions allows the machine-readable brokering language between providers, registries and consumers.

We use case grammar and framenet to define the semantic roles that are relevant to each verb (e.g. LendAction has a borrower slot).

Status

  • Final call for review.
  • TODO(goto): Explore/Design SupportedClass, SupportedProperty
  • TODO(goto): Explore/Design the protocol specification of HttpHandler
  • TODO(goto): Explore/Design constraints (actions -> entities mappings)
  • TODO(goto): Publish Thing.operation (entity -> actions mappings)
  • TODO(goto): Publish ActionHandler
  • TODO(goto): Publish ActionStatus
  • TODO(goto): Publish bug fixes/typos
  • Publish synsets hierarchy to disambiguate
  • Publish base Action class and base parameters
  • Next step (alongside public-vocabs discussion) is to generate a machine-readable schema definition. Dan Brickley will do this.
  • Some RDFa examples should be added.

Vocabulary

See PDF for details.

Drafts

Related Work