A taxonomy is a system for organizing content in a complex ecosystem. The system often involves: Content structure (e.g. models of types + templates), Metadata (including tags), and Controlled vocabulary (driving attribute + tag terminology).

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Resource Center for Creating a Winning Taxonomy

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Learn how Thomson Reuters built a new ecommerce taxonomy to serve the company's more than 300 websites.

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Get practical tips to create a taxonomy for your content with intent and context.

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