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:

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

Top interests:

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

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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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