[foaf-dev] Visualizing FOAF Data

Kingsley Idehen kidehen at openlinksw.com
Mon Aug 15 16:12:49 CEST 2011

On 8/14/11 11:49 PM, Bruce Whealton wrote:
>> From the following, I understand that I would use uriburner.com to 
>> get the 
> foaf.rdf file and then with xsl or xslt, I'd be able to make it 
> viewable on the web.
> Some of what I saw seems to be xsl that runs on the server in that we 
> are getting back actual html files which is cool.
> So, I wonder if anyone has tried to make this into RDFa, though I'm 
> not sure how complicated that would be.

URIBurner returns RDFa within its HTML resources. Note the footer 
section of all URIBurner pages or just view HTML source. For prettier 
view you can use URI Debugger [1].


1. http://linkeddata.informatik.hu-berlin.de/uridbg/

> Bruce
>> On 13 August 2011 01:58, Bruce Whealton<bruce at whealton.info>  wrote:
>>> I wonder if anyone has done anything with converting LinkedIn 
>>> contacts to
>>> foaf.  I know that they publish vcard data of one's connections but 
>>> much of
>>> the vcard data can be related to equivalent foaf properties.  For 
>>> the rest,
>>> there would just be a need to represent the vcard or hcard microformat
>>> information along with the foaf data.
>> Try
>> http://code.google.com/p/lindenb/source/browse/trunk/src/xsl/linkedin2foaf.xsl 
>> there's some more here
>> https://github.com/openlink/Virtuoso-RDFIzer-Mapper-Scripts/tree/master/xslt 
>> pretty sure they used to have a linked in version ...
> For LinkedIn, see: http://uriburner.com, then click on the LinkedIn 
> button.
> The underlying Linked Data transformation middleware is part of
> Virtuoso. The latest cut of these cartridges (transformation drivers)
> will be part of the next Open Source edition release.
> -----Original Message----- From: Kingsley Idehen
> Sent: Saturday, August 13, 2011 10:07 AM
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