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Linked Data Platform

A series of specifications but together by the Linked Data Platform Working Group at the W3C. The Linked Data Platform standardises a number of ways to interact with RDF resources on the web. There are two types of resources LDP Containers, that act very much like file system directories, and LDP Resource that act like files. The Specifications explain how one can then using just HTTP

  • create a new resource
  • delete a resource
  • find out which resources are available
  • describe some side effects of creating a resource