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:

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

Top interests:

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

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We switched to https today. HTTP POST requests to the old http API URL will be redirected to https - with loss of the data transmitted via POST. API users have to change the URL they call from http to https
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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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