[wp-hackers] Tagging, Categorizing, Labeling,
Classifying: Taxonomics and Folksonomics in WordPress
spencerp1 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 12 08:32:16 GMT 2007
Chris Williams wrote:
> I think this is a great idea: splitting the functionality of having a bare
> tagging schema (and the UI to add them to a post) from all the options such
> as display/clouds/bells&whistles and even import/export. Lightens up UTW,
> allows the separation of the display from implementation (just good Computer
> Science), allows people to choose a cloud plug-in, or a list plug-in, or...
> Seems like a great idea.
> And yes, I think tagging is a core functionality. As I've said before,
> tagging is not a just tagging, think of it as an index, as keywords, as a
> semantic element, not just a way to a cute tag cloud. Keyword indexes are
> an important part of any publishing system.
Amen! I totally agree with that.. It came packaged in bbPress, too bad
they just didn't package it in WP from the get..
/Sorry about last email, forgot to change: "TVB" = The Vindictive
Bastard to: "spencerp" .. :P
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