Reword JSON-LD in HTML section
authorMarkus Lanthaler <>
Tue, 26 Mar 2013 14:48:57 +0100
changeset 1473 51effedf2e7c
parent 1472 1fe11075f9a4
child 1474 92ea2892568f
Reword JSON-LD in HTML section

See also discussion at

This addresses #231.
--- a/spec/latest/json-ld-syntax/index.html	Fri Mar 22 19:53:16 2013 +0100
+++ b/spec/latest/json-ld-syntax/index.html	Tue Mar 26 14:48:57 2013 +0100
@@ -2639,15 +2639,15 @@
   <p>Depending on how the HTML document is served, certain strings may need
     to be escaped.</p>
-  <p>If a processor extracts the JSON-LD content into RDF, it should expand the
-    JSON-LD fragment into an RDF dataset using the algorithm defined in
-    <cite><a href="../json-ld-api/#convert-to-rdf-algorithm">JSON-LD-API Convert to RDF Algorithm</a></cite>
-    [[JSON-LD-API]]. If the HTML file contains multiple JSON-LD <code>script</code>
-    tags, or other RDF statements are extracted, the result is the RDF merge
-    of the datasets.</p>
-  <p>Other processors implementing this mechanism may choose to
-    return the expanded JSON-LD output.</p>
+  <p>Defining how such data may be used is beyond the scope of this specification.
+    The embedded JSON-LD document might be extracted as is or, e.g., be converted
+    to RDF.</p>
+  <p>If JSON-LD content is extracted as RDF [[RDF-CONCEPTS]], it should be expanded into an
+    <tref href="">RDF dataset</tref> using the
+    <cite><a href="../json-ld-api/#convert-to-rdf-algorithm">Convert to RDF Algorithm</a></cite>
+    [[JSON-LD-API]]. If multiple embedded JSON-LD documents are extracted as RDF,
+    the result is the RDF merge of the extracted datasets.</p>