There is however, no established practice as to how a company could best determine Metadata for a specific information type or information use scenario. This presentation reveals some of the findings along with the metadata and taxonomy implementation journey in a 16-person Chinese tech writing team. It explores ways to implement a metadata strategy and practice that is effective and fun. This presentation covers the followings:
- Taxonomy and metadata preparations –determine a product scope
- Top level Taxonomy - Develop categories and subcategories based on function Detailed level Taxonomy design - Identify metadata, e.g. audience, permissions, and other
- Keywords development- Develop keywords to help users find information
The primary audience for this presentation is tech pub managers who are tasked with building a structured authoring practice that involves XML.