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By August 25, 2008December 20th, 2017Taxonomy Management


Here you will find many of our global team members writing about things that matter to you.  Well that is the case if you are interested in any of the following topics:

  • Controlled Vocabularies like Taxonomies, Thesauri and Ontologies
  • Centralized Taxonomy and Metadata Management strategies
  • Vocabulary development best practices
  • Semantic Technologies
  • Content Management and Information delivery and retrieval
  • Stories from the field written by our team that leverages over 25 years of global taxonomy expertise
  • Real-Life Use Cases
  • Conference coverage and event notification
  • and much more


I would not give a fig for the simplicity this side of complexity
but I would give my life for the simplicity on the other side of complexity

attributed to Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Blogs & Feeds

Multi-author blogs Individuals from out global team are committed to share with you their thoughts, best practices and other interesting items around some of the themes listed above. Feel free to add you thoughts via our comments area and we look forward to hearing from you.

Delicious tag feeds Our team is busy tagging articles relevant to you including topics like Taxonomy Management and Semantics in the Enterprise- you can also subscribe to the feeds via RSS.

Twitter Feed Synaptica has its own Twitter channel that is presented on the right menu and you can also follow along at

Contact Us Have a suggestion on what we should add to Synaptica blog or a question? Drop us a line we would love to hear from you.

Synaptica Central is built on Drupal ‘s open source version 6 because of it’s robust RDF and semantic technologies support – which we hope to use in the future to demonstrate some key themes around vocabulary management and semantic technologies.

We have other features in mind to launch like user forums and we look forward to having you join us as we develop the site and make it useful to the whole community.

The Dow Jones Synaptica and Taxonomy Services Teams

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