Friend of a friend (FOAF) search engine

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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.

Top types:

_Feature   Living thing   Place   Agent   Organization   Abstraction   Person   Contestant   Q5   Place   Winner   Agent   Administrative district   Territory   Geographical area   Whole   NaturalPerson   Causal agent   Location   Person   Q386724   Organism   Agent   Dbo:Location   Organization   Settlement   YagoGeoEntity   Q486972   Q215627   Artifact   Thing   Spatial Thing   Person   Q215627   YagoPermanentlyLocatedEntity   Living people   Work   Region   CreativeWork   User Account   Object   Organisation   Q5   Agent   Physical entity   Athlete   Person   YagoLegalActor   Populated place   Person  

Top interests:

Art   Poetry   The beatles   Rain   History   Supernatural   Computers   Fanfiction   Lord of the rings   Cooking   Photography   Coffee   Laughing   Harry potter   Science fiction   Shopping   Музыка   Writing   Movies   Taking back sunday   Love   Fantasy   Food   Star wars   Star trek   Painting   My chemical romance   Books   Čats   Manga   Reading   Friends   Stars   Sleeping   Boys   Dancing   Video games   Rock   Tattoos   Singing   Doctor who   Firefly   Swimming   Drawing   Anime   Slash   Music   Chocolate   Sex   Brand new  

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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

More information can be found on the FOAF project website, on Wikipedia or in the specification.

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