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:

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

Top interests:

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

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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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