This community service is a merge of all the latest FSW related activities fetched from personal and project blogs as well as from twitter feeds. It is hosted by the AKSW research group, supported by the LOD2 project and driven by Foafpress.

Feel free to add your own data sources to the FSW wiki, to modify the site sources and send me pull requests, or to comment and discuss this page on the FSW mailing list.


  • Distributed social network

    A distributed social network or federated social network is an Internet social network service that is decentralized and distributed across distinct providers. It consists of multiple social websites, where users of each site communicate with users of the other sites. A social website participating in a distributed social network is interoperable with the other sites and is in a federation with them.
    Distributed social network

  • Social web

    The social web is a set of social relations that link people through the World Wide Web. The Social web encompasses how websites and software are designed and developed in order to support and foster social interaction. These online social interactions form the basis of much online activity including online shopping, education, gaming and social networking websites. The social aspect of Web 2.0 communication has been to facilitate interaction between people with similar tastes.
    Social web