application/rdf+xml

API is nice, but not for mugshot

Providing some REST or XML-RPC way is a cool thing for a community site. If the site specializes in a per person aggregation of data sources that a person provides offsite, that could be thought of as a dump of things a person publishes anywhere. So being a data sink one must provide a query interface and not a API, which means SPARQL in our days.

mugshot provides a wiki to discuss ideas for the mugshot API. Time to give them ideas…