Linked data plugin for WordPress released – SEO Smart Linking

PoolParty plugin makes WordPressWordPress is an open source Content Management System (CMS), often used as a blog publishing application, powered by PHP and MySQL. It has many features including a plug-in architecture and a template system. Used by over 12% of the 1,000,000 biggest websites, WordPress is the most popular CMS ... blogs & websites more understandable. Blogs will benefit from linking posts with key terms automatically. The plugin uses SKOSSimple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS) is a family of formal languages designed for representation of thesauri, classification schemes, taxonomies, subject-heading systems, or any other type of structured controlled vocabulary. SKOS is built upon RDF and RDFS, and its main objective is to ... vocabularies and improves SEOSearch engine optimization (SEO) is the process of improving the visibility of a web site or a web page in search engines via the "natural" or un-paid ("organic" or "algorithmic") search results. Other forms of search engine marketing (SEM) target paid listings. In general, the earlier (or ... Smart Linking.

In a recent video Matt Cutts from Google announced that smart internal linking is one of the key strategies for SEO in 2011. So PoolParty Team has released a freely available plugin for WordPress (download plugin) which consumes linked dataLinked Data is a sub-topic of the Semantic Web. The term Linked Data is used to describe a method of exposing, sharing, and connecting data via dereferenceable URIs on the Web. and offers features for any WordPress driven blog or website making it more understandable and helping to improve interlinking articles. The website will be improved by linking posts with key terms and key terms with other key terms. The plugin imports a controlled vocabularyControlled vocabularies provide a way to organize knowledge for subsequent retrieval. They are used in subject indexing schemes, subject headings, thesauri and taxonomies. Controlled vocabulary schemes mandate the use of predefined, authorised terms that have been preselected by the designer of ... (SKOS thesaurus) or retrieves a thesaurus from a (public) SPARQL endpointSPARQL is an RDF query language; its name is a recursive acronym that stands for SPARQL Protocol and RDF Query Language. It was standardized by the RDF Data Access Working Group (DAWG) of the World Wide Web Consortium, and is considered a key semantic web technology. On 15 January 2008, SPARQL ... via web. Based on the thesaurus, terms in articles are high-lighted automatically, definitions are provided “inline” (as mouse-over effect) and links to the thesaurus terms are generated on-the-fly. The thesaurus is available as an extra resource on the blog and can be navigated to learn more about the knowledge domain instantly. The plugin also works with multilingual blogs. DBpediaDBpedia is a project aiming to extract structured information from the information created as part of the Wikipedia project. This structured information is then made available on the World Wide Web. DBpedia allows users to query relationships and properties associated with Wikipedia resources, ... (Linked data) is used to retrieve definitions automatically whenever the imported thesaurus lacks of definitions.

It´s that easy to consume linked data to enrich your WordPress blog:

  1. Install the plugin.
  2. Import your SKOS thesaurus or point to a public SPARQLSPARQL is an RDF query language; its name is a recursive acronym that stands for SPARQL Protocol and RDF Query Language. It was standardized by the RDF Data Access Working Group (DAWG) of the World Wide Web Consortium, and is considered a key semantic web technology. On 15 January 2008, SPARQL ... endpoint where you want to retrieve the thesaurus from (example: Social Semantic Web thesaurus).
  3. Languages in the thesaurus will be detected automatically
  4. Definitions, if missing in your thesaurus, will be retrieved automatically from DBpedia (if resources are mapped via linked data mechanisms before)
  5. Customize the design of your automatically browsable thesaurus if needed

These steps will result into a more interlinked weblog, which will also be rewarded by search engines like Google regarding SEO. Take a look at two examples of weblogs which make use of the PoolParty thesaurus plugin:

Reegle Blog using the Reegle thesaurus for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency + Climate Change)
PoolParty website using the Social Semantic Web thesurus

Download plugin!PoolParty plugin makes WordPress blogs & websites more understandable. Blogs will benefit from linking posts with key terms automatically. The plugin uses SKOS vocabularies and improves SEO Smart Linking.

In a recent video Matt Cutts from Google announced that smart internal linking is one of the key strategies for SEO in 2011. So PoolParty Team has released a freely available plugin for WordPress (download plugin) which consumes linked data and offers features for any WordPress driven blog or website making it more understandable and helping to improve interlinking articles. The website will be improved by linking posts with key terms and key terms with other key terms. The plugin imports a controlled vocabularyA glossary, also known as an idioticon, vocabulary, or clavis, is an alphabetical list of terms in a particular domain of knowledge with the definitions for those terms. Traditionally, a glossary appears at the end of a book and includes terms within that book which are either newly introduced, ... (SKOS thesaurus) or retrieves a thesaurus from a (public) SPARQL endpoint via web. Based on the thesaurus, terms in articles are high-lighted automatically, definitions are provided “inline” (as mouse-over effect) and links to the thesaurus terms are generated on-the-fly. The thesaurus is available as an extra resource on the blog and can be navigated to learn more about the knowledge domain instantly. The plugin also works with multilingual blogs. DBpedia (Linked data) is used to retrieve definitions automatically whenever the imported thesaurus lacks of definitions.

It´s that easy to consume linked data to enrich your WordPress blog:

  1. Install the plugin.
  2. Import your SKOS thesaurus or point to a public SPARQL endpoint where you want to retrieve the thesaurus from (example: Social Semantic Web thesaurus).
  3. Languages in the thesaurus will be detected automatically
  4. Definitions, if missing in your thesaurus, will be retrieved automatically from DBpedia (if resources are mapped via linked data mechanisms before)
  5. Customize the design of your automatically browsable thesaurus if needed

These steps will result into a more interlinked weblog, which will also be rewarded by search engines like Google regarding SEO. Take a look at two examples of weblogs which make use of the PoolParty thesaurus plugin:

Reegle Blog using the Reegle thesaurus for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency + Climate Change)
PoolParty website using the Social Semantic Web thesurus

Download plugin!PoolParty plugin makes WordPress blogs & websites more understandable. Blogs will benefit from linking posts with key terms automatically. The plugin uses SKOS vocabularies and improves SEO Smart Linking.

In a recent video Matt Cutts from Google announced that smart internal linking is one of the key strategies for SEO in 2011. So PoolParty Team has released a freely available plugin for WordPress (download plugin) which consumes linked data and offers features for any WordPress driven blog or website making it more understandable and helping to improve interlinking articles. The website will be improved by linking posts with key terms and key terms with other key terms. The plugin imports a controlled vocabulary (SKOS thesaurus) or retrieves a thesaurus from a (public) SPARQL endpoint via web. Based on the thesaurus, terms in articles are high-lighted automatically, definitions are provided “inline” (as mouse-over effect) and links to the thesaurus terms are generated on-the-fly. The thesaurus is available as an extra resource on the blog and can be navigated to learn more about the knowledge domain instantly. The plugin also works with multilingual blogs. DBpedia (Linked data) is used to retrieve definitions automatically whenever the imported thesaurus lacks of definitions.

It´s that easy to consume linked data to enrich your WordPress blog:

  1. Install the plugin.
  2. Import your SKOS thesaurus or point to a public SPARQL endpoint where you want to retrieve the thesaurus from (example: Social Semantic Web thesaurus).
  3. Languages in the thesaurus will be detected automatically
  4. Definitions, if missing in your thesaurus, will be retrieved automatically from DBpedia (if resources are mapped via linked data mechanisms before)
  5. Customize the design of your automatically browsable thesaurus if needed

These steps will result into a more interlinked weblog, which will also be rewarded by search engines like Google regarding SEO. Take a look at two examples of weblogs which make use of the PoolParty thesaurus plugin:

Reegle Blog using the Reegle thesaurus for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency + Climate Change)
PoolParty website using the Social Semantic Web thesurus

Download plugin!