Re: Editorial Role scheme
- At AFP we use some elements of the standard IPTC scheme for editorial role (flash, urgent, alert and lead) plus elements of an additional scheme we created.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Paul Harman" <paul.harman@...> wrote:
> I realise the Editorial Role scheme (for /newsItem/itemMeta/role) is not
> mandatory, but I was wondering whether it was common practise for
> providers to create their own scheme, or whether there is any desire to
> mandate this scheme in the interests of interoperability?
> The problem I have with the existing scheme is that it's rather
> ambiguous, and the terms overlap with PA terminology for other things
> which will lead to considerable confusion internally... but that said, I
> don't want to invent my own scheme if commonly everyone is mapping onto
> this one.