Friend of a friend (FOAF) search engineWelcome to foaf-search.net!
You can use the input field above to search through millions of interconnected persons, organisations and places in the semantic web. Enter the name, e-mail, nick, homepage, openid, mbox-hash or URI of the person, organisation or place you are searching.
Q5 Agent Person Agent YagoLegalActor Place Q486972 Organization Thing NaturalPerson Organization Q215627 Causal agent Place Work Location Administrative district Contestant Agent Organism Athlete Dbo:Location _Feature Winner Populated place Person Q215627 Object Living thing Q5 YagoPermanentlyLocatedEntity Living people CreativeWork Agent Abstraction Region Spatial Thing Physical entity Person YagoGeoEntity Organisation Artifact User Account Person Settlement Geographical area Person Territory Q386724 Whole
Video games Art Čats Firefly Harry potter Photography Computers Love Sex Star wars Slash Stars My chemical romance Painting Reading Shopping Science fiction Rain Movies Writing Rock Dancing Coffee Tattoos History Music Drawing Icons Poetry Anime The beatles Lord of the rings Swimming Cooking Supernatural Fanfiction Музыка Chocolate Food Laughing Star trek Singing Friends Taking back sunday Doctor who Books Sleeping Manga Boys Fantasy
We do not use a triple store any more - all important data is kept in a RDB. Documents related to a person are crawled on demand and cached up to 24h. The system can now display data on any dereferenceable URI.
Friend of a friend (FOAF) is a decentralized social network using semantic web technology to describe persons and their relations in a machine readable way. The Friend of a friend vocabulary can also be used to describe groups, organisations and other things.
Everybody can create a Friend of a friend profile describing himself and whom he knows. This profile can be published anywhere on the web. Many social networking websites publish the openly accessible information of their members with Friend of a friend. DBpedia uses it to publish data about persons in Wikipedia.
If you want to create a profile right away, you can use FOAF-a-Matic