Federated Social Web
- federation within the context of social standards on the web
- Federated Social Web Summit event (2010 Portland, 2011 Berlin, 2012 San Francisco)
- 2010-era distributed social web standards efforts such as:
- Federated Social Web IG - W3C Interest Group formed after the 2010 Federated Social Web Summit.
- Federated Social Web CG - W3C Community Group, established in early 2012 from the aforementioned Federated Social Web IG.
Key articles in the discussion about a/the "federated social web"
- 2010-07-13 Evan Prodromou What is the federated social web? (archive.org link, original offline: http://status.net/2010/07/13/what-is-the-federated-social-web)
- 2012-08-28 Ben Werdmüller Making billions of dollars from the federated social web